King’s India Scholarships 2016-17
Open to residents of the following countries
Be due to commence an MPhil/PhD research degree programme at King’s College London during the 2016/17 academic year in one of the eligible Faculties/departments (outlined below)
Eligible Faculties/departments are: Dental Institute; Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine; Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery; Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience; India Institute; and the Faculty of Natural & Mathematical Sciences
Be citizens and permanent residents of India at the time of application
Have submitted all the required application materials by the funding deadline (as outlined in the PGR Guidance Document attached below)
Please note that:
Students who will pay tuition fees at the Home/EU rate are not eligible
Existing research degree students are not eligible to apply
These scholarships cannot be held on a part-time basis
Students who will not be commencing an MPhil/PhD in one of the faculties/departments, as listed above, are not eligible
Professional doctorate degrees are not eligible
Distance learning programmes are not eligible
The scholarship cannot commence prior to September/October 2016
Physics, Medicine and health related studies, Mathematics, Informatics, Health sciences, Chemistry, All Subjects that fall within the remit of the King’s India Institute
Applications may be submitted
from 16-Dec-2015 until 29-Feb-2016
Information about the funding
King’s has recently announced support for a number of PhD scholarships for international students wishing to commence their research programmes in 2016-17.
Value of award
covers international fees, bench fees (at £5K) where applicable & stipend
In order to be considered for an award, candidates must:
1) First, apply to King’s College London for a research degree programme using the online admissions application (click here)
2)Submit an online international student PGR funding application form to the Graduate School by the funding deadline of 16:00 GMT, 29 February 2016. Note that this should only be done after you have applied for admissions. The online funding form can be accessed at: Click Here
PLEASE NOTE: students who have already applied for admissions, and those who previously applied but deferred entry to 2016/17, will NOT be required to submit an admissions application again.
PLEASE BE AWARE that material from your admissions application will be extracted and used as part of the assessment/selection process, therefore it is our expectation that your admissions application will be complete with supporting references and transcripts by the application deadline of 29th February 2016. It is your responsibility to ensure that this information is provided in time.
For full details of the scheme please refer to the guidance document attached below.
For general queries about the scholarship scheme please contact:
Postgraduate & Graduate School Support
King’s College London
Tel: 020 7848 4146/4568