UCA PhD Studentships

University for the Creative Arts


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Award info

  • Award values:
  • The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) is offering a number of studentship awards in the form of fee bursaries to suitably qualified applicants.
  • Application deadline:
  • 20-Mar-15*
    *This is the last application deadline supplied by the provider for this award, we are currently working on updating this information.
  • Award type:
    • Academic excellence
  • Award coverage:
  • Varies, Tuition fees
  • Award level:
  • Career based / vocational
  • Subject area:
  • Art and Design Architecture, Building and Planning
  • Number of awards:
  • All eligible students
Application info

  • Nationality:
  • EU, UK only
  • Gender:
  • Both
  • Eligibility requirement:
  • The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) is offering a number of studentship awards in the form of fee bursaries to suitably qualified applicants to undertake research through applied arts and crafts; design; still and moving image including animation; and critical fine art practices and architecture; from both a subject specific perspective or with a cross-disciplinary orientation by either creative practice and thesis, or thesis only. Studentship awards are open to: Full-time or part-time Home and EU students. Applications will be judged on four separate criteria: 1) Academic · Applicants will have a strong academic background (2:1 or higher, MA preferred), Satisfactory references to testify to applicant's suitability to PhD study, If English is not your first language you are required to have one of the following English language test scores before starting the research degree course: IELTS minimum overall score of 7.0+ with a 7.0 in writing or an equivalent qualification. 2) Research Proposal clarity of research ambition, clarity on subsequent outcomes and feasibility of the proposed project. 3) Supervision and resource requirements Academic fit to the university. 4) Interview Assessment the applicant's performance at interview.
  • Application details:
  • Deadline date for submissions: Friday 20 March 2015.

Awards from this institution

Internal Progression Bursary 2015/16
1000 A non-repayable cash bursaries of up to £1,000 available for students progressing from a UCA pre-degree course to undergraduate course, which are made up of the UCA Bursary £900 and an additional cash loyalty top-up of £100. for 1 Academic year
UCA Care Scholarships
1000 This scholarship covers £1,000 per year for the duration of the course.
UCA Bursaries for Continuing Students 2015/16
900 Cash bursaries of up to £900 available to those with an annual household income of £40,000 or less, these can be used for anything you wish and do not have to be paid back.
Postgraduate support scheme
10000 Applicants will receive a £10,000 award which will be applied to the fees for your course in the first instance, with the balance (where relevant) paid as a maintenance grant in two instalments.