2016 UCLAN PhD Studentship in the School of Health Sciences, UK
Deadline: 28 March 2016.
University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) is pleased to offer PhD (via MPhil) programme within the School of Health Sciences. UK/EU and International applicants can apply of this PhD studentship. The main objective of the university is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students. Today UCLan is one of the UK’s largest universities. With a student and staff community approaching 38,000 it is the fifth largest employer in the North West of England. In the future UCLan will enhance its standing as an institution with a world-class academic reputation firmly rooted in modern-day relevance. It is a future which focuses on the provision of innovative thinking – for the real world.
The School of Health Sciences is offering two full-time PhD (via MPhil) studentships to study one of the following topics:
– Evaluating health technologies to support policy development
– Statistical methods in the evaluation of the effectiveness of interventions.
Benefits: The studentships are tenable for up to 3 years full-time [subject to satisfactory progress] and will cover the cost of tuition fees at UK/EU rates plus an annual maintenance stipend of £14,057 per year(2015/16 rates). It is expected the successful applicants will commence 1 October 2016. International applicants may apply but will be required to pay the difference in tuition fees.
In order to select those students who will benefit from their chosen programme of study, the University requires a supporting statement from a referee. Reference about the applicant should, if possible, cover the following: