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HSS PhD Studentships 2022

About the award

Level: PhD
Course: All PhD programmes within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Country: All
Value: Full fees and living expenses for 3 years
No. of awards: Variable
Deadline: Weds 19th Jan 2022 (Law has an early deadline of 6th Dec 2021)

More information


We are offering fully-funded PhD studentships in all areas that fall within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences for September 2022 entry.

All nationalities are eligible for these 3-year studentships which cover tuition fees and living expenses. Part-time applicants and current first-year students are also eligible to apply. 

There are two additional awards for UK students who identify as BAME. Full details are within the below documents. 

Please read both documents thoroughly before submitting your application. 

HSS PhD Studentships- Funding Information [PDF 285KB]

HSS PhD Studentships- Guidance for Applicants [PDF 147KB]

 HSS Principal's Studentship Explanatory Memo [PDF 547KB]

Applications for September 2022 entry are now open. Please see below for application deadlines: 

  • Law studentships: Monday 6th December 2021
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Studentships and BAME studentships: Wednesday 19th January 2022 (except Law)


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