Engineering: Fully Funded M2A MSc by Research Scholarship: In-situ Mapping of Stress Corrosion Cracking Using a Scanning Electrochemical Probe
Swansea University Information
Established in 1920, Swansea University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Swansea (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Wales. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, Swansea University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Swansea University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 99 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
We welcome applications with a minimum of an upper second class honours degree in Materials Engineering or equivalent relevant experience that would enable the candidate to fulfil the role. We will also accept other physical sciences backgrounds including Engineering, Physics and/or Chemistry.
Previous experience with some of the techniques mentioned above is desirable, as well as a basic understanding of corrosion or materials degradation phenomena.
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Keen to publish research and present at conference(s).
Normally, we would expect candidates to have met the University’s English Language requirements (e.g. IELTS 6.5 overall with 5.5+ in each component) by point of application. For details on the University’s English Language entry requirements, please visit – http://www.swansea.ac.uk/admissions/englishlanguagerequirements/
Due to funding restrictions, this scholarship is open to UK/EU candidates only.
The scholarship covers the full cost of UK tuition fees, plus a stipend of £12,500 p.a. for a year.
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