PhD Studentships in Cavity-QED with Multi-Species Ion Crystals for UK and EU Students, UK

PhD Studentships in Cavity-QED with Multi-Species Ion Crystals for UK and EU Students, UK

United Kingdom 01 Apr 2023
University of Sussex Grants

University of Sussex Grants

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Award or Grant Description $$  £1,650

Would you like to study in the UK? Make your dream come true by applying for the International PhD Studentships in Cavity-QED with Multi-Species Ion Crystals at the University of Sussex. The university is accepting applications for the academic year 2022-2023.

This educational award is open to UK and EU students. This project unites two distinct areas of quantum information processing: single ions stored in radio-frequency traps and single photons in optical fibers. Both fields have seen spectacular advances in recent years.

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Great opportunity for students to get an award of up to £15560 per year for 3.5 years to complete their PhD degree programme in UK.Founded in 1959, the University of Sussex offers a variety of bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate programmes. It employs the best teachers and experts to guide pupils in the most effective manner possible.

Why study at the University of Sussex? You’ll be able to improve your English language abilities, broaden your academic knowledge, and gain confidence. Their classes are designed to help you excel in school, your profession, and life. At Sussex, students learn from some of the best university teachers and researchers in the UK, who work at the forefront of their fields.

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligible Countries: Students applying from UK and EU are eligible to apply.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: PhD degree programmes offered at Sussex University are eligible to apply.
  • Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must hold, or expect to hold at least a UK upper second class degree
  • Applicants must be UK and EU citizens.

Offered Benefits

The scholarship winners will receive a tax-free stipend at a standard rate of £15560 per year for 3.5 years and a support grant of £1,650 for the 3.5-year duration.

Application Process

  • How to Apply: Students need to apply to Sussex via its  online postgraduate application system for this funding opportunity. After the progress of your online application or your eligibility, contact Emma Ransley at  .
  • Supporting Documents: You must submit the following documents when you apply:
  • Research proposal
  • Summary of academic interests
  • Degree certificates and transcripts. If the originals are not in English, certified translations must be provided
  • CV
  • Two academic references – including one from your most recent university. Or you can provide contact details for your referees, and we will email them.
  •  Admission Requirements: Applicants must hold, or expect to hold, at least a UK upper second class degree (or non-UK equivalent qualification) in Physics, or a closely-related area, or else a lower second class degree followed by a relevant Master’s degree.
  • Language Requirement: If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate that you meet the University’s English language  requirements for the degree you have applied for.

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