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Durham University

Department of Chemistry

Science without Borders Programme

Durham University is one of 70 UK universities participating in the Science without Borders Programme. This scheme awards scholarships to outstanding Brazilian scientists and students for one-year study abroad programmes, full PhDs, Sandwich PhDs and exchange at postdoctoral research level.

Further information, including details of how to apply, is available on the Science without Borders UK website (  Science without Borders is administered in Brazil by CAPES and CNPq. Please visit their website ( for full details.

Prospective PhD students from Brazil interested in coming to Durham as part of this scheme to study in the chemistry department should first contact Dr Steven Cobb (Postgraduate Admissions Chemistry)