UK: Leeds University – Economics Department Scholarships 2022

UK: Leeds University – Economics Department Scholarships 2022

Scholarship Description:
Under UK: Leeds University – Economics Department Scholarships 2022 applications are being invited from eligible candidates. Domestic Students, International Students are eligible to apply for this program. The scholarship allows PhD level programm(s) in the field of Economics taught at University of Leeds . Interested candidates may apply for the scholarship as per set deadline. The application deadline is 11/03/2022

Subjects offered and Degree Programs:
You can apply for Economics taught at University of Leeds

Funded by: University of Leeds.

Up to two scholarships are available for UK or International applicants applying to the Economics Department within the Leeds University Business School. The Economics Department at the University of Leeds conducts cutting-edge research within five broadly defined research themes: the macroeconomy and macroeconomic policy; work, labour and organization; financialisation and globalisation; development and wellbeing; and environment, infrastructure, innovation and the circular economy.

Sponsor Value
  • The award will cover full fees at the University of Leeds standard rate of fees.
  • A maintenance grant at the standard UKRI rate (£15,609 in Session 2021/22).

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should ideally have a first-class or at least a good upper second-class undergraduate degree. In addition, they should also hold a British Master’s degree (or equivalent degree from an overseas university) or an equivalent professional qualification with a minimum average score of 60% (or equivalent), and in an appropriate academic discipline.

English language requirements

The minimum English language entry requirement for research postgraduate research study in the Leeds University Business School is an IELTS of 7.0 overall with at least 6.0 in each component (reading, writing, listening and speaking) or equivalent. The test must be dated within two years of the start date of the course in order to be valid.

Application Procedure

Stage 1: First, apply for a research place of study by completing a study application form. Ensure your application matches with research themes in the Economics Department. You will be expected to meet our eligibility criteria for PhD candidates, including the English language requirements if your first language is not English. Once you have received your student ID number (a 9-digit number) move onto stage 2.

Stage 2: Apply for the Leeds University Business School Economics Department scholarship by working your way through the scholarship application form. You must submit your scholarship application by 12:00pm on Friday 11th March 2022.

If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you meet the Faculty’s minimum English language requirements (below).