2017 Fully funded Cambridge Trust International Scholarship PhD Studies

Scholarship Info: Cambridge international scholarship is offered to graduate students to pursue PhD degrees at University of Cambridge UK

Eligible Courses: All the courses and programs offered at the university

About Scholarship: The University of Cambridge is pleased to be offering via the Cambridge Trusts, approximately 250 Cambridge International Scholarships to international Students who embark on a research course in the next academic year. These awards will be made on a competitive basis to outstanding applicants considered by their departments to be the most qualified.

Scholarship Type: Research leading to PhD

Eligibility: To be eligible to receive a Cambridge International Scholarship, students must:

  • be liable to pay the Overseas University Composition Fee (i.e. be assessed as ‘Overseas’ for Fee Status purposes).
  • be engaged in a three year research programme leading to the PhD (i.e. will be registered as PhD, “Probationary PhD” or “CPGS”) starting in the next academical year.
  • be engaged in full-time study.
  • have a high upper-second-class undergraduate honours degree from a UK Higher Education Institution, or an equivalent from an Overseas Institution.

Please note: all students applying for a course of one year duration or less (including LLM, MSt, MBA, MED, Part III Mathematics, MPhil) in the next academic year are not eligible for a CISS award in the next academic year.

Selection Criteria: A University Committee draws up one ranked list of all PhD candidates across all disciplines.  The only factors taken into consideration in agreeing this list are academic qualifications, references and research potential.  The financial situation of applicants does not affect the selection of scholarship winners.

Number of Scholarships: A total of 250 scholarships will be awarded.

Value of Scholarship:Each scholarship is fully funded and will cover the full cost of fees and maintenance for the duration of the course.

Duration of Scholarship: This scholarship has a maximum duration of three years and is available to all students who will be registered for a three year research programme, leading to the PhD (including CPGS), that starts in the next academical year.

Eligible Countries: Only International Students should apply

Scholarship country: Scholarship is taking place in University of Cambridge, UK

How to Apply

All applicants should submit the Graduate Application Form, ticking the box to apply to the Cambridge Trust and completing Sections B3 (Cambridge Trust Personal Statement) and B4 (Financial Details for the Cambridge Trust).

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