Details about Cardiff University Studentship Integrative Neuroscience
Cardiff University Studentship Integrative Neuroscience is offered for PhD degree in the field of Integrative Neuroscience. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is Deadline varies. This scholarship is provided by Cardiff University and the value of this scholarship is Only tuition fees, Full UK/EU fees, plus Stipend . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationalities.
- Deadline: Deadline varies
- Scholarship value: Only tuition fees, Full UK/EU fees, plus Stipend
This 4 year Programme provides a broader and more in-depth practical and theoretical grounding in neuroscience than conventional 3 year programmes. Early in Year 1 you will receive formal lectures in research design, statistics, lab safety, animal welfare and ethical standards, and attend a series of specialized lecture courses in behavioural, cellular, molecular, genetic and system neuroscience. In the second part of Year 1, you will experience three 11-week laboratory rotations in internationally renowned labs. During the lab rotations, you will carry out research, gain knowledge of the questions addressed by the lab, and acquire direct experience of the relevant techniques. Lab rotations help you to reach an informed choice of the neuroscience area and supervisor you will choose for your full PhD project during Years 2 to 4. Throughout all the years you and your colleagues will participate in weekly seminars and presentations at journal clubs. The programme is designed to ensure an excellent PhD experience and an outstanding future.
This studentship consists of full UK/EU tuition fees, as well as a Doctoral Stipend starting at £19,919 raising to £23,997 pa, however stipends may be reviewed from time to time. This course is generously funded by the Wellcome Trust. Additional funding of the value of £40,000 over the 4 year programme for research consumables and £3,200 for travel and training.
Academic criteria: First or Upper Second Class in a relevant area (eg. neuroscience, psychology, anatomy, physiology, natural sciences). As this is a training doctorate, previous research experience is not essential.
Number of award(s): 5-8 Awards are offered.
Duration of award(s): Scholarships are offered for four years.