Swansea University is inviting applications for Fully Funded PhD Studentship in Mechanical Engineering. This studentship is open to UK/EU and international students.

Swansea University is a public research university located in Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom. It was chartered as University College of Swansea in 1920, as the fourth college of the University of Wales and in 1948 became the first campus university in the UK. In 1996, it changed its name to the University of Wales Swansea following structural changes within the University of Wales.

 

Academic Level

Studentship is available for PhD degree programme at Swansea University.

 

Available Courses

Studentship is available in Mechanical Engineering: Stochastic Model Updating in Nonlinear Structural Dynamics.

 

Value of Award

The studentship covers the full cost of UK/EU and international tuition fees, plus a tax free stipend of £14,296 p.a.

 

Applicant Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:

  • Applicants should have a first class (1:1), upper second class (2:1) Bachelor’s degree (or its overseas equivalent) and/or Master’s degree qualification in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or a related area.
  • Candidates with experience in structural dynamics and those with a background in Mathematics are encouraged to apply. Experience in MATLAB coding and vibration testing and/or industrial experience is desirable.
  • This studentship is open to UK/EU and international students.

Nationality: This studentship is open to UK/EU and international students.

 

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants should have a first class (1:1), upper second class (2:1) Bachelor’s degree (or its overseas equivalent) and/or Master’s degree qualification in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or a related area.

English Language Requirements: SWELT is the official English language test for international students wishing to study at Swansea University. The test is designed, administered and marked by English Language Training Services staff and is accepted by Swansea University as an alternative to IELTS as part of applicants application for a CAS.

 

How to Apply

To apply, please complete and return your:

  • CV (including a list of publications and names of two references)
  • English language test certificate (non-native English speaking applicants)
  • BSc and MSc transcripts (if applicable)

by email to: Dr Hamed Haddad Khodaparast (h.haddadkhodaparast-at-swansea.ac.uk) and Professor Michael Friswell (M.I.Friswell@Swansea.ac.uk)

Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is May 1, 2017.

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