Teagasc – the Agriculture and Food Development Authority – is the national body providing integrated research, advisory and training services to the agriculture and food industry and rural communities.
Course Level: Fellowship is available for pursuing PhD progarmme.
Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded to work on the project titled “Understanding Milling Efficiency In Oats”.
Scholarship Award: The 3-year PhD scholarship covers 100% of tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and an annual maintenance grant equivalent to the RCUK rate (£14,553 for 2017/18)
Scholarship can be taken in Ireland and the UK
Eligibility: Applicants should hold, or expect to obtain, a minimum of a first or upper-second class honours (or equivalent) in a relevant subject.
Nationality: UK/EU students are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have master’s degree.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How to Apply: Contact Catherine Howarth (cnh-at-aber.ac.uk) or Ethel White (ethel.white-at-afbni.gov.uk) to discuss the project, or for general queries IBERS Postgraduate Co-ordinator Michelle Allen (myd-at-aber.ac.uk). Please enter the lead supervisor name under “Project title applied for”.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 30, 2017.