All of our doctoral research projects are supervised by mixed teams of world-leading researchers, with members of staff from across our partner organisations involved in each.
IAPETUS’ postgraduate studentships are tenable for up to 3.5 years, depending on the doctoral research project the student is studying and provides the following package of financial support:
Part-time award-holders are funded for seven years and receive a maintenance grant at 50% of the full-time rate.
All applicants need to meet NERC’s eligibility criteria to be considered for an IAPETUS studentship and these are detailed in the current RCUK studentship terms and conditions.
IAPETUS is only able to consider applications from Home/European Union candidates. International candidates are not eligible to be considered and where an candidate from another EU country has not been resident in the UK for 3 years or more prior to the commencement of their studies with IAPETUS, they will only be eligible for a fees-only studentship.
IAPETUS is looking for candidates with the following qualities and backgrounds:
We will post details here about how to apply as soon as the next round opens.
If you have any questions about applying for IAPETUS studentship please contact your prospective Department/School or IAPETUS directly at firstname.lastname@example.org / 0191 33 41405.