PhD Co-Fund Position for International Applicants in Ireland

Deadline: 23 October 2017
Open to: international applicants
Scholarship: EURO 16,000 per annum


The Dublin Institute of Technology is now accepting applications for EPA-DIT PhD Co-Fund for the year 2017. International applicants are eligible to apply for this position.

The Dublin Institute of Technology is one of Ireland’s largest and most innovative university-level institutions. As a comprehensive, dual-sector doctoral-awarding institution, DIT combines the academic excellence of a traditional university with professional, career-oriented learning, preparing graduates for productive leadership roles.


The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Minimum Required: Primary Degree, 2.1 / Upper Second Class Honours or higher in; Life Science, Biochemistry, Natural Sciences, Agricultural Science, Environmental Science, Biological Science, Soil Science or equivalent.

Desirable: Masters Degree (MSc, MPhil,etc.) in Environmental Science, Atmospheric Science, Biochemistry, Soil Science, or equivalent – Field and laboratory skills in air/water quality monitoring & analysis.


  • The stipend is EUR 16,000 per annum;
  • The cost of the academic fee will be covered for the duration of the scholarship;
  • This work will be based in ESHI labs (DIT–Grangegorman) and involves joint funding between DIT and the Environmental Protection Agency of Ireland. Computer and desk space facilities will be provided. ;
  • A bursary of EUR 2000 will also be provided for travel and conference attendance along with some limited materials.

How to Apply?

Interested applicants should submit a CV & Cover Letter together with their online application here.

In order to apply please fill the application form.

For more information please visit the official website.

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