College PhD Scholarships

                                                          College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

PhD Scholarships 

PhD scholarships are available in the College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, NUI Galway to allow full time research towards a Structured PhD.

The structured PhD degree is a doctoral training programme with the core component of advancement of knowledge through original research and integrated support for professional development.  The programme is student centred and the qualification is designed to enhance, improve and directly engage the student in relevant research skills. In addition, it will offer the student disciplinary, generic and transferable skills, tailored to suit the experience of the student and reflect the disciplinary requirements. 

Scholarships include an annual stipend of €12,000, up to €4,000 annually towards project costs, and fees (at EU rates). Scholarships are available for up to 4 years (full-time) and students will enrol in the College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Structured PhD programme.

Intending applicants should contact prospective supervisors directly to seek support for the application.  Applicants should have a Primary degree (2.1 grade or better) in a related subject area as a minimum qualification.

 The last round of applications CLOSED ON 3rd  JUNE 2016

Application forms are available here:

Scholarship Application Form 2015-2016

Conditions of Tenure for Applications

Applications are now CLOSED the new round of Scholarships will not be filled until 2017_2018

Application Process will be updated here in due course.