College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities - Studentships and Postgraduate Funding

Find below currently available PhD Studentships and postgraduate funding opportunities for subjects within the College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities. (see for subject listings)
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College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

International Postgraduate Research (PGR) Excellence Scholarships available for September 2017 start.

We have eight studentships available each offering a fee discount of £5,000 per year for three years. Total package worth £15,000.

Open to International (non EU) self funded applicants who wish to study a PhD either as full time campus based  or part time distance learning only. 

Successful applicants must be able to pay the remainder of their fees and living costs themselves.

Enquiries to

Funding and application details

1 June 2017

College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

AHRC Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership

Studentships available for September 2017 entry

Full details of studentships

UK/EU applicants

16 January 2017

ESRC PhD Studentships - Midlands Graduate School

Full studentship details

UK/EU applicants only in line with ESRC eligibility requirements

24 January 2017
Various Postgraduate Scholarships

Gain a postgraduate scholarship in 2016 from and win your share of £12,000 on offer.

Open until filled

Masters Degree (MA, MSc, MBA, LLM, MRes) Funding

Scholarships and bursaries for Masters degrees are advertised as they become available.

Please see the main listing for current Masters degree funding opportunities.

Scholarships available for individual Masters Courses can be found on the Fees and Funding section of the relevant Masters Course page.

Discount Schemes

Other Funding Sources

Alternatively, why not combine your postgraduate course with your career and earn while you learn - see our part-time and distance learning degrees.

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