AberDoc Scholarship

  • PHD
  • up to per annum
  • 31 January 2023

These awards are tailored to enable students to develop the necessary skills required to meet their career choices and offer a breadth of development opportunities to enhance their research, teaching and transferable skills.


To be eligible you must: • have or expect to obtain at least upper second-class honours in your first degree • apply and be offered a place for doctoral study at Aberystwyth • non-UK students must achieve IELTS 7.0, or equivalent (before the end of March at the latest) • be commencing your doctoral study in September or be a current AU PhD student.

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Those awarded an AberDoc Scholarship will receive a grant for up to three years which will cover their tuition fees (up to the UK (Home) rate of £4,596 per annum*). A maintenance allowance of approximately £17,668 per annum* and access to a travel and conference fund (max. £1000 per annum*) will also be provided.


If you wish to be considered for an AberDoc Scholarship for PhD study commencing in September, you must have submitted a full PhD application (including research proposal) via the online Postgraduate Admissions Portal by 31 January.

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