Ciência sem Fronteiras

The University of Leicester has been selected as one of 70 UK universities participating in the Ciência sem Fronteiras UK scheme which enables Brazilian students to receive scholarships for PhDs and 'Sandwich PhDs' abroad.

The University of Leicester accepts students to the following courses:

Undergraduate Study Abroad

Not available for academic year 2016/17. Information for 2017/18 will be published when announced by Ciência sem Fronteiras.

Postgraduate 'Sandwich'

Postgraduate 'Sandwich' applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis for the following subject areas:

  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Physics and Astronomy

Please contact Caroline Berry in the International Office for more details.

Full PhD

We welcome PhD applications in the following subject areas:

  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Museum Studies
  • Physics and Astronomy

Further information about research at Leicester can be found on our PhD pages. Please contact Caroline Berry for more details.

Ciência sem Fronteiras UK is administered in the UK by the UK Higher Education International Unit. Full details and application requirements are available on the Ciência sem Fronteiras UK website.