The University College Dublin is providing the Teagasc PhD Walsh Scholarships for talented and motivated participants in Ireland. The studentship is open for the academic year 2020/2021.
The main purpose of this educational opportunity is to attract international participants in order to pursue a PhD degree programme at the university.
Founded in 1854, University College Dublin is Ireland’s largest university. It is a research university and known as the second-highest ranked Irish university.
Why study at University College Dublin? UCD provides a variety of degree level courses for its participants and also gives them complete support in reaching their career goals. Here students will acquire skills and knowledge from a degree program which can facilitate their career progression.
- University: University College Dublin
- Department: NA
- Course Level: PhD
- Awards: €24,000 per annum
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: Not known
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in Ireland
- Eligible Countries: All nationalities
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD support will be awarded in any subject offered by the university
- Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants should have a 2.1 Bachelors (Hons) degree or higher in Science (e.g. Chemistry, Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry), Food Science, Agricultural Science or a related subject area and should have an interest in the science of food. Applicants with a Masters degree are likely to have a strong advantage.
HOW TO APPLY
- How to Apply: Successful participants need to take admission in a PhD degree program at the university. Once you have been enrolled at the university, you can apply for the award.
- Supporting Documents: Applicants must submit a letter of motivation together with a curriculum vitae and the names and contact details of two referees
- Admission Requirements: For admission, the normal requirement is a second class honours degree, grade one (2:1).
- Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate?English language proficiency of IELTS 7.0?(no band less than 6.5 in each element) or equivalent.
The value of The grant is €24,000 per annum, tax-free. The successful applicant will be required to pay a postgraduate registration fee of €6,000 p.a. at the University College Dublin.