Our range of scholarships and bursaries to support talented students ensure we remain accessible to all with the potential to succeed, regardless of financial circumstances.
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PhD studentships are offered by the Faculty of Science and Health, the School of Biological Sciences, ARIES (NERC-funded Doctoral Training Partnership) and the EU (Horizon 2020). Details of our current opportunities are listed below. For further information, please contact the Graduate Administrator, Emma Revill (email@example.com).
A Master of Science by Disseration (MSD) is a one-year research degree. The School of Biological Sciences offers several MSD courses in a range of specialist subjects.
We do not currently have an MSD opportunities available.
The ARIES (“Advanced Research and Innovation in the Environmental Sciences”) DTP trains postgraduate research students (PGRs) with excellent potential from across society, equipping them with the necessary skills to become 21st Century Scientists: leaders in the science and sustainable business of the natural environment. ARIES brings together expertise from five universities and over forty research-users.
We do not currently have any ARIES studentships available. If you would like more information about the ARIES DTP at Essex please email firstname.lastname@example.org
At the University of Essex, you can perform exciting research with excellent supervision that strikes the balance between guidance and encouraging independence.
You belong to intellectually stimulating research groups, and, importantly, will find a friendly, supportive environment within departments and across the university.
Through our unique professional development scheme Proficio, Essex provides outstanding financial support for training, field work, and conference participation.