M2A Funded MSc by Research Scholarships: 9 projects available

Award-winning postgraduate study at Swansea University

Swansea University

Closing date: 28 February 2018

The Materials and Manufacturing Academy (M2A) is a Swansea University initiative which provides industry-led postgraduate research training in the areas of advanced materials and manufacturing. The Materials and Manufacturing Academy (M2A) is offering 9 fully-funded MSc by Research scholarships at Swansea University in the following subject areas:

1. Buildings as Power Stations – Hybrid Energy Solution
2. Production of synthetic gypsum from steelmaking slags
3. Solar PV Microinverter-tracker
4. Replacement for Fordax – Accident and Incident Reporting Database
5. Assessment of Metals in WEEE For Economic Optimisation of Recycling Processes
6. Characterisation tool of Perovskite photovoltaics based on TCSPC
7. Corrosion Resistance of Super Duplex Stainless Steels
8. Alternative Strain Gauge Manufacturing Processes
9. Multi-functionality in 3D Printed Structures

Please see our website for information about the individual projects: http://www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships/research/engineering-m2a-msc-...

Eligibility

Candidates should hold an Engineering or Physical Sciences degree with a minimum classification level of 2:1 or equivalent relevant experience. Please see individual project adverts above for specific eligibility criteria.
 
We would normally expect the academic and English Language requirements to be met by point of application. For details on the University’s English Language entry requirements, please visit -
http://www.swansea.ac.uk/admissions/englishlanguagerequirements/

Our funders require applicants to also meet the following eligibility criteria:

- You must be a UK or EU citizen (i.e. eligible for ‘home’ tuition fees at the University) and have the right to work in Wales at the end of your studies.
- You must be resident in West Wales and the Valleys at the point of enrolment and throughout the duration of your studies.
- You must not be financially able to participate without the award of grant funding.

Further information regarding eligibility criteria can be found at: http://www.materials-academy.co.uk/eligibility

Funding information

Funding applies to:
EU applicants (including UK)
Funding notes:

Each scholarship covers the full cost of UK/EU tuition fees, plus a tax free stipend of £12,500 p.a.

Contacts and how to apply

Administrative contact and how to apply:

Informal enquiries about this scholarship are welcome and may be directed by email to: M2A@swansea.ac.uk

Application deadline:

28 February 2018