Biological Sciences

Eligibility checklist

Project title: Development of novel lignin-metallic nanoparticle composites as anticorrosion and antifouling agents (783)

Supervisor: louise.horsfall@ed.ac.uk

Welcome

Welcome

What is an eligibility checklist?

This eligibility checklist takes you through a series of steps to check that you meet the criteria to apply for the PhD project you have selected.

It will also suggest funding schemes that you may apply for based on your answers.

  • Your answers are not recorded and you may exit at any time
  • Completing this eligibility checklist does not commit you to making a formal application

What happens after I complete the eligibility checklist?

At the end a summary of the steps, including funding options, will be produced which can be saved or printed.

You will also find instructions on how to make a formal application through the University's online application system - EUCLID

Do I need to complete the eligibility checklist now?

You can revisit the eligibility checklist at any time. If you don’t want to complete it now, you can continue to browse our PhD projects or find out more about the application process on our website.PhD Homepage

Got a question?

Questions about the PhD application process - contact the Postgraduate Team grad.biol@ed.ac.uk

Questions about the PhD project - contact the supervisor louise.horsfall@ed.ac.uk

Nationality

Nationality

I am from the

UK or an EU national who has been resident in the UK for 3 years prior to the PhD start date (Funding schemes available)
EU (Funding schemes available)
Rest of world (No Funding schemes available) - You can't proceed with your application but you can look for another PhD project or check if this project is available through other funding sources on our PhD Projects pagePhD Projects page

Academic requirements

Academic requirements

We look for at least a 2.1 honours degree or an MSc or its international equivalent in a relevant subject.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements By Country

Typically, you should have a good understanding of the field you propose to study, and at least some research experience.

English requirements

English requirements

UK Nationals do not need to provide evidence of English language ability.

Before the beginning of your programme you must provide one of the following qualifications as evidence of your English language ability:

  1. an undergraduate or master's degree, that was taught and assessed in English in a majority English speaking country as defined by UK Visas and Immigration UKVI list of majority English speaking countries

Degrees taught and assessed in English must be no more than three years old at the beginning of your degree programme

OR
  1. one of the following English Language certificates:
    • IELTS Academic: total 6.5 with at least 6.0 in each component
    • TOEFL-iBT: total 92 with at least 20 in each section

Language tests must be no more than two years old at the beginning of your degree programme

International Applicants - English Language Requirements

Funding options

Supervisor

Supervisor

You must contact the supervisor to discuss this project before proceeding with your application louise.horsfall@ed.ac.uk

Please attach to your email:

  • Two page Curriculum Vitae - including contact details for two academic referees
  • One page statement of research interests

Summary and Next Steps

Project title: Development of novel lignin-metallic nanoparticle composites as anticorrosion and antifouling agents (783)

Supervisor: louise.horsfall@ed.ac.uk

Summary and Next Steps

You have completed the eligibility checklist and summary of your answers can be found below.

Your next steps can be found at the bottom of the page

Academic requirements

We look for at least a 2.1 honours degree or an MSc or its international equivalent in a relevant subject.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements By Country

Typically, you should have a good understanding of the field you propose to study, and at least some research experience.

English requirements

UK Nationals do not need to provide evidence of English language ability.

Before the beginning of your programme you must provide one of the following qualifications as evidence of your English language ability:

  1. an undergraduate or master's degree, that was taught and assessed in English in a majority English speaking country as defined by UK Visas and Immigration UKVI list of majority English speaking countries

Degrees taught and assessed in English must be no more than three years old at the beginning of your degree programme

OR
  1. one of the following English Language certificates:
    • IELTS Academic: total 6.5 with at least 6.0 in each component
    • TOEFL-iBT: total 92 with at least 20 in each section

Language tests must be no more than two years old at the beginning of your degree programme

International Applicants - English Language Requirements

Supervisor

You must contact the supervisor to discuss this project before proceeding with your application louise.horsfall@ed.ac.uk

Please attach to your email:

  • Two page Curriculum Vitae - including contact details for two academic referees
  • One page statement of research interests

Save my Summary

You don't need to apply now, you can save your summary for later and use the links provided to guide you through the application process.

Download Summary as PDF

Next steps

  1. You can make a formal application through the University's online application system, EUCLID - you can apply for up to three PhD projects on one EUCLID Application. Please download the EUCLID guide to help you through the online application process.

Download EUCLID Guide Apply on EUCLID

OR

  1. Continue browsing our PhD projects

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Got a question?

Questions about the PhD application process - contact the Postgraduate Team grad.biol@ed.ac.uk

Questions about the PhD project - contact the supervisor louise.horsfall@ed.ac.uk