PhD Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh in UK, 2018-2019

University of Edinburgh
PhD
Study in:UK
5 days
Remaining
Deadline: 28 February 2018

PhD Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh in UK, 2018-2019: The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Edinburgh is currently accepting applications for PhD Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies. The award is open to the UK, EU and overseas students commencing a PhD degree in the academic year 2018-2019.

The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities.

University accepts all of the English language qualifications for entry to the University, including IELTS qualifications from any IELTS test center.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Applications Deadline: February 28, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh.
  • Scholarship Award: The award will cover:
  • The UK/EU rate of tuition fee
  • A successful non-EU/overseas applicant will be liable for the difference between the UK/EU and overseas tuition fee rate each year.
  • Subject to satisfactory progress, the scholarship will be awarded for a maximum of three years.
  • Nationality: UK, EU, and overseas students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.
  • Number of Scholarships: Up to two scholarships are available.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: UK, EU, and overseas students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: The award is open to the UK, EU and overseas students commencing a PhD degree PhD the academic year 2018-2019.

Only applications to year one of a PhD programme of study will be considered.

Among the areas of supervision we cover are:

  • Shiism, Safavids, pre-modern Islamic and Iranian history, history of Islamic science.
  • Qur’an, Quranic exegesis, Hadith, the Life of Muhammad, early Islam (7th – 9th Centuries).
  • Middle Eastern Cinemas; cinematic representations of gender and religious themes; Persian literature
  • Modern history of the Middle East and especially Egypt; Cosmopolitan societies: Greeks of the Middle East
  • Gender and sexuality in the MENA region,  contemporary Arab media

English Language Requirements: University accepts all of the English language qualifications for entry to the University, including IELTS qualifications from any IELTS test centre.

PhD Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Applications should be sent via e-mail.

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