|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||Full fees, stipend and travel grant|
|Placed on:||11th November 2016|
|Closes:||15th December 2016|
Exciting Opportunities for PhD study in London at a world-leading Centre for research in Geometry and Number Theory
The London School of Geometry and Number Theory is a joint venture between Imperial College, King’s College and University College London with funding from EPSRC (www.epsrc.ac.uk) as an EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training. (www.epsrc.ac.uk/skills/students/centres).
We offer an innovative four-year PhD programme, comprising a largely taught first year primarily based at UCL, but with lectures and other activities spread between all three institutions. This is followed by a three-year research project in year’s two to four at either Imperial College, King’s College or University College London. The first year places an emphasis on broadening your mathematical background and developing other relevant skills. The elements offered in this year are designed to offer a flexible programme, the main goal being to support the transition from undergraduate to research-level mathematics. We expect students with a wide range of backgrounds and shall tailor parts of the first year accordingly.
We have approximately 50 supervisors available across the three universities with a wide range of research topics across the spectrum of number theory, algebraic and differential geometry, topology and geometric analysis.
Women in Mathematics
The School is committed to advancing women in mathematics and particularly welcomes applications from women and other under-represented groups. The London School of Geometry and Number Theory is pleased to note opportunities provided by the collaboration of Newnham College Cambridge, (www.newn.cam.ac.uk) and the Masters in Advanced Study Course (Part III) (www.maths.cam.ac.uk/postgrad/mathiii) in the Department of Pure Mathematics and Statistics (DPMMS) (www.dpmms.cam.ac.uk)at the University of Cambridge. For more information about specific programmes and bursaries see here.
Studentships on Offer
The School has 14-15 fully funded PhD places to offer this year and we are now taking applications for September 2017.
Funding for this 4 year programme includes:
For more information on eligibility and how to apply visit www.lsgnt-cdt.ac.uk/apply.
Early application is strongly encouraged.
Initial offers will be made by early March 2017. Offers may be made after this date, subject to availability.