The University of Cambridge is providing the Harding Distinguished Postgraduate Scholars Programme for the academic year 2020/21.
There are 25 awards are open to outstanding students of any nationality and in any discipline. It is designed for those candidates who are applying to pursue a full-time residential PhD course of study at the University of Cambridge.
Harding Distinguished Postgraduate Scholars Programme for International Students in the UK
Founded in 1209, the University of Cambridge is a confederation of Departments, Schools, Faculties and Colleges. It has over 100 academic departments organized into six schools.
Why at the Universy of Cambridge? In order to support your studies, you have access to wide-ranging learning resources and up-to-date facilities. Here students from all disciplines go into a very wide range of occupations.
Application Deadline: January 7, 2020.
- University: University of Cambridge
- Department: NA
- Course Level: PhD
- Award: Fully funded
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: 25
- Nationality: Any
- The award can be taken in the UK
- Eligible Countries: Applications are accepted from around the world.
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: The PhD support will be awarded in any subject offered by the university
- Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must have a master’s degree from a recognized university.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: In order to apply, the initial step is to apply for affirmation. For taking the affirmation right off the students are required needs to pick a PhD course, a College place and various sources of funding via the University’s Graduate Applicant Portal.
- Supporting Documents: Two excellent academic references, CV, proficiency in English, and relevant experience must be submitted.
- Admission Requirements: For admission, candidates must hold at least a 2.1 in an Honors degree.
- Language Requirement: Candidates must have fluency in the English language- recent IELTS test with an overall band score of at least 7.0 with not less than 7.0 in speaking, listening and writing, and 6.5 in reading.
The university will provide covers costs for PhD students:
- the University Composition Fee at the appropriate rate for the duration of your course
- a maintenance allowance (living costs) of £18,000 per year for the three-year duration of your research, with the option to receive maintenance funding in the fourth year, should this be required
- a research allowance (for expenditure on research-related activities and consumables, for example, books, fieldwork and conference attendance) of up to £6,000 for the three-year duration of your research.