These competitive awards will provide a full tuition-fee waiver for the first year of a three year PhD programme at Queen’s.
The awards are open to students seeking to undertake a PhD programme in any of the following Schools in the Faculty: Arts, English and Languages; History, Anthropology, Politics and Philosophy; Law; Queen’s Management School; Social Sciences, Education and Social Work.
You can find information on the Faculty’s research themes here.
When submitting an application on the online application portal, please tick ‘I will apply separately to an external body’ then enter ChinaGREAT19 under ‘To which body do you intend to apply?’. It is critical that you insert this code in order to be considered for the scholarship.
Applicants will be shortlisted on the strength of their academic profile and the quality of their research proposal. All students considered for shortlisting must have received an offer for PhD study by 22nd March 2019. Students must meet Queen’s academic and English entrance requirements- a minimum of IELTS 6.5 is required for most programmes.
For students who have already applied to the University and who have been offered a place, please contact your local school administrator and your supervisor to advise that you wish to be considered for this award.
If you have any questions or would like to receive a guide to writing a PhD proposal please email firstname.lastname@example.org and place ChinaGREAT19 in the subject of your email.
a) Scholarships will be deducted from the tuition fee payable to Queen’s upon enrolment in 2019-2020.
b) Students must register on their degree programme by the start date outlined in their offer.
c) Scholarships may not be deferred to the following academic year.
d) The University reserves the right to vary all or any scholarship awards and regulations at its sole discretion.
e) In the event that a student has received scholarship offers for a number of different programmes at Queen’s University, they will only be able to redeem one scholarship award. This will be the scholarship award for the course onto which they enrol in the 2019-2020 academic year.
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