2018 PhD Scholarships at Open University Business School to study in UK

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2018 PhD Scholarships at Open University Business School to study in UK
2018 PhD Scholarships at Open University Business School to study in UK

PhD Studentships 2018 at Open University Business School in UK

 

For the academic year beginning 1 October 2018 Open University Business School is inviting applications for a number of full-time funded PhD studentships.

The Open University, established by Royal Charter on 23 April 1969, is the leading university for flexible, innovative and world-leading research in the United Kingdom and in over 100 countries worldwide. Uniquely placed to understand the needs of part-time students, combining their learning while earning, our innovative, award-winning distance teaching credentials have seen over 2 million students receive an education, otherwise denied to them at campus-based universities.

Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: March 29, 2018
  • Course Level: Studentships are available to pursue Ph.D. programme.
  • Study Subject: PhD project titles we are offering are listed below:
  • Accounting and Finance
  • People and Organisations
  • Strategy and Marketing
  • Public Leadership and Social Enterprise
  • Law
  • Scholarship Award:  The studentships cover tuition fees, a generous research training support grant and a stipend (circa £14,533 per annum) for 36 months.
  • Nationality: International students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this studentship.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

Applicants for the PhD programme should have minimum qualifications of an upper second class honours degree 2:1 (or an equivalent) and usually a specialist masters in a subject relevant to the intended study with a strong research element.

Applicants who speak English as a foreign language and/or are applying for a Tier 4 visa must have achieved SELTS (Secure English Language Test) from a UK Border Agency-approved provider at level B2 or above in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), in all four elements (reading, writing, listening, speaking).

We also welcome full-time and part-time self-funded applications in topics in business and management, dependent on supervision availability.

English Language Requirements: Applicants who speak English as a foreign language and/or are applying for a Tier 4 visa must have achieved SELTS (Secure English Language Test) from a UK Border Agency-approved provider at level B2 or above in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), in all four elements (reading, writing, listening, speaking).

 

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Applications must include the following:

  • A 1000 word proposal which indicates your knowledge of the literature, methods and likely approach to your project of interest
  • A covering letter indicating your suitability for the project
  • A completed application form
  • Certificates with transcripts, if possible, confirming your professional qualifications relevant to your application
2018 PhD Scholarships at Open University Business School to study in UK
2018 PhD Scholarships at Open University Business School to study in UK

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