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Department of Geography

 

Funding for postgraduate study (for UK and EU applicants)

Funding for postgraduate study (for UK and EU applicants)

  • ESRC studentships (fees and maintenance for UK applicants and fees only for EU applicants) available on either a 1+3 (MPhil year and 3 years for PhD) or a +3 basis
  • NERC PhD studentships (fees and maintenance for UK applicants and fees only for EU applicants). The Department of Geography/Scott Polar Research Institute is part of the interdisciplinary, interdepartmental, Cambridge Earth System Science Doctoral Training Programme (DTP). The DTP has fifteen 3.5 year NERC studentships to award to successful candidates each year.
  • AHRC – PhD studentships
  • Nereus PhD studentship The University of Cambridge and The United Nations Environment Programme – World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC) have secured funding to provide full support to a PhD student for 3 years from 1 October 2015 under the Nereus Program, a co-operation between The Nippon Foundation and The University of British Columbia, Canada. The topic is Mangroves, fisheries and community livelihoods