The University of Surrey is excited to invite interested students to apply for PhD Studentships in Faceoff – Dissecting the Role of Phase Separation in Viral Replication and Antiviral Responses for the academic year 2022-2023, with the goal of establishing the role of phase separation during Epstein-Barr Virus infection.
All domestic students are eligible for this grant, which covers up to 3.5 years of PhD study at the University of Surrey in the field of Biosciences and Medicine. To be considered, applicants must have a solid honours degree and an IELTS score of 6.5. The award includes a £15,609 UKRI regular stipend, tuition, and research support.
According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020, the University of Surrey is a recognised leading university, ranking 378th internationally and 33rd in the United Kingdom. Its mission is to deliver great education while also advancing and disseminating information.
Why should you come to the University of Surrey to study? The University of Surrey provides great teaching and academic support to students both inside and outside the university’s walls. The Teaching Excellence Framework has given it a Gold rating. Students are also provided with cheap housing.
Applications received after the 20th of June 2022 will be rejected.
- University or Organization: University of Surrey
- Department: NA
- Course Level: PhD
- Award: £15,609
- Number of Awards: NA
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: Domestic
- The award can be taken in the United Kingdom
- The United Kingdom is one of the countries that is eligible.
- Eligible Courses or Subjects: Applicants may apply to the University of Surrey’s PhD program in Biosciences and Medicine.
- Criteria for Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following/given requirements to be considered:
- Applicants must be enthusiastic about independent study and committed to it.
How to Apply
- Application Instructions: Applicants must have completed and submitted their admissions applications. All students who apply will be given equal consideration.
- Documents to Support: The following documents must be presented to the university by the students:
- Official English translations of signed/stamped qualifications (certificates and transcripts) to illustrate how you meet, or plan to meet, the entry requirements.
- If you come from a country where English is not the first language, proof of your English proficiency is required.
- If you require a visa to study here, bring a copy of your passport.
- a remark about yourself (where requested)
- a proposal for research (where requested)
- Admissions Requirements: Applicants must hold a solid honours degree (upper second) in a relevant field.
- Students must submit results from the following English language proficiency tests:
- 6.5 on the IELTS
The University of Surrey will provide the following benefits to PhD students who are selected:
- For 3.5 years, the UKRI normal stipend rate (£15,609 for 2021/22) will be paid.
- Standard home student fees are covered (UK candidates only)
- £27,140 in research costs to cover consumables, access fees, and travel for the PhD student.