For PhD study from October 2014
To help support the University of Bathâs world-class research environment and to provide doctoral training forÂ outstanding individuals who want to pursue professional academic careers, the School of Management is seekingÂ applications for its PhD Studentships.
This PhD Studentship for autumn 2014 is worth approximately Â£19,000 per annum for 3 years (home/EU tuitionÂ fees, maintenance and training support grant) and is open to international, EU and UK candidates who have bothÂ (i) exceptional academic qualifications and (ii) a strong commitment to acquiring a professional research trainingÂ to become management academics.
Applications are welcomed from outstanding graduates who:
1. must hold at a minimum a bachelor degree (a First or Upper-second or GPA equivalent)
2. Are fluent in English.
3. Are strongly committed to, and potentially capable of, high-quality academic research in strategicÂ management and related areas as well as the ability and desire to develop their teaching skills in thisÂ area.
Suitably qualified candidates should apply directly online https://www.bath.ac.uk/study/pg/applications.plÂ attaching, without fail as additional documents, ALL of the following:
1. A single document containing the following and in this order:-
(a) A statement confirming that you are applying for a University Research Scholarship in strategy and
(b) A statement up to 200 words of why you think you should be awarded the scholarship.
(c) A statement up to 200 words of why want to become a professional management scholar.
2. An original preliminary research proposal written by applicants themselves.
3. A full academic CV, including all schools, colleges and universities attended, along with grades andÂ working experience.
4. Copies of official transcripts of all degree subjects taken, and proof of English fluency (IELTS â 7 orÂ higher, TOEFL – 100 internet, Pearsons).
Applications that do not supply all of the above items in full will NOT be considered,
so do please be sure to send ALL the items requested.
Closing date for applications: 12pm Thursday 6th March 2014
All applicants are advised to view the Schoolâs webpages: http://www.bath.ac.uk/management/phd/
Applicants must a new PhD student to the School of Management. Annual continuation of studentships willÂ depend on satisfactory academic performance by holders. For any queries please contact: Graduate Division,Â School of Management, University of Bath, Bath, BA2 7AY, United Kingdom. EmailÂ [email protected] Tel: 44 (0) 1225 386162.