Applications are invited for a PhD Scholarship in Computer Science & Informatics. The successful candidate will be registered for a full-time 3 year PhD, commencing on 1st October 2015, in one of the School’s research areas: Distributed & Scientific Computing, Informatics, Visual Computing. Studentship open to all students of any nationality. The application deadline is 1 May 2015.
Study Subject(s): Studentship is provided in Computer Science & Informatics at Cardiff University in UK.
Course Level: Studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree level at Cardiff University in UK.
Scholarship Provider: Cardiff University, UK
Accreditation: Cardiff University is an accredited university. Cardiff University is accredited by the Russell Group EUA Universities UK.
What does it cover?
The successful candidate will receive an annual stipend in line with the currently recommended EPSRC rate (£13,863 per annum in 2014/15), and the School will pay full-time tuition fees at the UK/EU rate (currently £3,996 per annum in 2014/15). An overseas candidate would need to fund the remainder of fees (currently £17,000 per annum in 2014/15). The scholarship includes provision of a laptop or desktop computer, and funds attendance at one national and one international conference during the three years of study. To develop your teaching and research skills, and aid career development (either within or outside academia), a wide range of training courses and workshops are available to our postgraduate students. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to supplement the stipend by undertaking teaching assistance within the School. Research students may undertake up to six hours per week, for which payment would typically be between £60 and £120 (at 2014/15 rates) depending on the type of session. Such activities may include supervising tutorial and practical computing classes, and course administrative duties.
The mode of applying is online
. Applications must be supported by full documentation, including certificates and transcripts, two academic references, and English language test certificate as appropriate.