Applications are invited for one or more full time PhD (via MPhil) studentships in Astrophysics (including Solar Physics) in the Jeremiah Horrocks Institute, at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston. The studentships are tenable for 3.5 years full-time (subject to satisfactory progress) and will cover the cost of tuition fees at UK rates together with a maintenance grant (£15,285 per year 2020/21 rates) for eligible applicants.
The studentships are funded by the Science and Technologies Facilities Council (STFC)/University of Central Lancashire/Moses Holden Foundation. The studentships are open to international applicants, however international applicants will be required to pay the difference between the UK and international tuition fee rate.
The successful applicants will be required to comply with the terms of the funding.
Expected start date: 1st October 2021 or 1st January 2022
Closing date: 26th February 2021
Interview date: 10th March 2021