Doctor of Philosophy in Oceanography (PhD)
Trophodynamics of planktonic communities in coastal British Columbian waters, with focus on gelatinous zooplankton
The International Doctoral Fellowship (IDF) program supports top international students who are starting UBC-V doctoral programs. The fellowship provides funding for a total of five years: a $30,000 stipend plus tuition for four years and a minimum $18,000 funding package (from the recipient's supervisor/department/Faculty, comprising awards, teaching assistantships and/or research assistantships) for the fifth year.
Effective fall 2018, the International Doctoral Fellowships will not be awarded through a campus-wide competition.
To be eligible, nominees must:
Academic excellence - 30%
Research ability or potential - 50%
Communication, interpersonal, and leadership abilities - 20%