ESRC Wales DTP Collaborative PhD Studentships in Modern Languages and Politics and International Relations

Cardiff University - School of Modern Languages

Start date: 1 October 2018

Duration: 4 years (1+3) or 3 years (+3) full-time or the equivalent part-time

Studentships: Two

Cardiff University's School of Modern Languages and the Department of Politics/ International Relations, supported by the ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership for Wales (Wales DTP), invite applications for funded PhD study.

The following collaborative studentships are available: 

This studentship also enjoys in-kind support from the Welsh government in the form of support from the three educational consortia which are piloting multilingual literacy. It also involves financial support from, and an internship with, the British Council in Wales.

The award is available on either a 1+3 or +3 basis. A 1+3 studentship provides funding for four years (or part-time equivalent), completing a research training Masters in the 1st year, followed by 3 years research funding for a PhD. A +3 studentship provides funding for the three years PhD research study only (or part-time equivalent).

Visit our ESRC Wales Doctoral Training Centre webpage for all current ESRC studentships at Cardiff University.

Academic criteria            
ESRC studentships are highly competitive, candidates should have an excellent academic background in the social sciences, holding a 1st or strong upper 2nd class degree. Applications from those also holding a relevant research training Master’s degree (or an equivalent background in research training) will be considered for a +3 award. Full awards (fees plus maintenance stipend) are open to UK Nationals and EU students who can satisfy UK residency requirements.

Full awards (fees plus maintenance stipend) are open to UK Nationals and EU students who can satisfy UK residency requirements.

Additional Funding Information
Full UK/EU tuition fees

Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum

Research Training Support Grant (RTSG) of up to £750 for three years for full-time students (pro rata for part-time students).

Share this PhD
     
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:

PhD

Location(s):

Wales