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University of Exeter Scholarship 2013

University of Exeter, Business School announces PhD studentships. The studentships are open for the home / EU and international candidates. The studentship is offered in the field of finance. Applicants applying for the studentship should have an appropriate first degree of class 2 : 1 or above. Candidate should also have a good master’s degree in accounting, finance, or a closely related discipline, at merit level ( 60% ) or higher.

Study Subject ( s ) : Scholarship is available in the field of Finance.

Course Level : This scholarship programme is available for PhD Degree.

Scholarship Provider : University of Exeter.

Scholarship can be taken at : UK.

Eligibility for University of Exeter Scholarship 2013 :

  • Applications are welcome from Home / EU and international candidates. Applicants should have an appropriate first degree of class 2 : 1 or above. They should also have a good Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a closely related discipline, at Merit level ( 60% ) or higher. Preference will be given to applicants who have received ESRC accredited training at Master’s level. If English is not their first language, a language test certificate is required with the following minimum requirements for this studentship : IELTS 7.0. Personal qualities should also include the ability to work independently and high degree of motivation necessary to complete a PhD in three years.

University of Exeter Scholarship Open for International Students : Yes

University of Exeter Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries :

  • Home / EU and international candidates can apply for the studentship.

University of Exeter Scholarship Description 2013 :

  • The Business School hosts a large and diverse postgraduate research community with currently over 155 students enrolled on its Doctoral programmes. It has excellent research ratings with 94 per cent of its research classified as being of international quality ( RAE 2008 ). As part of its ongoing development of postgraduate research, the Business School is offering a number of fully-funded studentships for September 2013 start. They are keen to attract students with strong experience of independent research and knowledge of research methods, techniques and approaches at Master’s level.

University of Exeter Scholarship Application Form 2013 :

In order to apply applicants will need to complete an online web form where they must submit some personal details and upload the following documents :

  • CV
  • Covering letter
  • Research proposal
  • Transcript
  • IELTS / TOEFL certificate ( where applicable )
  • Details of 2 referees

Applicants covering letter should detail their reasons for applying and why they are the ideal person to undertake the doctoral research and to submit their thesis within three years.

Please add a one page appendix in which you set out succinctly

( i ) your overall IELTS score, with components ( if relevant );
( ii ) the name of your ( Master’s ) training award and it’s level;
( iii ) the subjects studied in your postgraduate degree ( s ) as relevant to your research proposal and the grades you received.

University of Exeter Scholarship Application Deadline : 14th February, 2013.