In partnership with Scott Logic and Trevelyan College, The Department of Mathematical Sciences is offering a scholarship to a student from a low or middle income country (as defined below) who wishes to study for a Masters in Mathematical Sciences , or a Masters in Particles, Strings and Cosmology. The scholarship covers full fees and accommodation for one year at Trevelyan College, and includes full catering during term time. The Global Masters Scholarship in Mathematical Sciences builds on the foundation laid by the African MSc Scholarship offered by the department in previous years.
The closing date for applications is May 20th 2022.
There are two steps.
1. Apply to the University program: Applications should be submitted on-line through the Graduate School; see their application web pages for more details of the on-line application system. Please specify in the application form that you wish to be considered for the Global Masters Scholarship. If it is not possible for you to complete the on-line application form, please contact the Department:Postgraduate Admissions Secretary,Department of Mathematical Sciences,Durham University
Mathematical Sciences and Computer Science Building MCS2030, Upper Mountjoy Campus, Stockton Road, Durham DH1 3LE United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 3050.Fax: +44 (0)191 334 3051.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgYour full academic transcripts and Curriculum Vitae should be included in your application.
2. Apply to the Global Masters Scholarship itself: You do this by filling out this form: https://forms.office.com/r/LwKNUZDrtF
Most of this form is short answers, but you will need to write two longer responses which you may want to prepare before starting the form, and then copy and paste into the appropriate boxes. The prompts for those responses are below. You will also need to arrange for two reference letters to be sent, which should be sent to the Department's email address above, to arrive by the closing date (20/5/2022). (Questions about the scholarship can be sent to Dr. Nabil Iqbal at email@example.com ).
Long questions: In completing them, note that your application will be assessed on the basis of academic merit, personal qualities, and the potential for the scholarship to make a difference in your academic career.