Information and advice about postgraduate studentship competitions and annual symposiums.

The 2023 DAERA Postgraduate Studentships competition

Each year, the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) offers a limited number of full time postgraduate studentships.These are for a 3 year period of research leading to a PhD qualification from a United Kingdom or Republic of Ireland university.

The 2023 DAERA Postgraduate Studentships Competition is now closed.

Applications, Terms & Conditions and Research Needs 2023 are available at: 

Currently funded postgraduate studentships

The Department currently funds postgraduate research studentships.

If you have a query please see contact details below:

Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA)
Student Awards
Dundonald House
Upper Newtownards Road
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