Working with us

Opportunities to work with us as Summer student:
We offer summer projects for undergraduate students. These projects can be in one discipline only, but cross-disciplinary work is also envisioned. Please contact potential supervisors.
Possible funding sources are:
  —  Cormack Scholarship and Piazzi Smyth Scholarship
  —  Carnegie Trust Vacation Scholarship
  —  Royal Astronomical Society Undergraduate Research Bursaries
  —  Laidlaw Undergraduate Internship Programme in Research and Leadership

Opportunities to work with us as PhD student through independent funding schemes:
  —  Carnegie-Caledonian PhD Scholarships   (student needs to be from a Scottish university)
  —  Russell Trust   (supports travel costs connected with research)
  —  Iapetus DTP studentships
  —  China Scholarship Council   (available for Chinese nationals)

Study abroad
St Andrews has an ERASMUS partnership agreement with the University of Jena for student exchange in Physics & Astronomy:
  —  St Andrews students see here
  —  Jena students look here