The Midlands Graduate School is an accredited Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP). One of 14 such partnerships in the UK, the Midlands Graduate School is a collaboration between Aston University, University of Birmingham, University of Leicester, Loughborough University, University of Nottingham and the University of Warwick.
The Partnership is looking to recruit top quality social science doctoral students to commence study in October 2019 across a range of subjects and interdisciplinary training pathways. Our ESRC studentships – covering fees, maintenance stipend (subject to eligibility), and support for innovative research training – provide exceptional opportunities for high-achieving and motivated individuals, including opportunities for collaboration.
The MGS offers 17 different training pathways that span the following social science disciplines:
Types of awards:
Studentships are available as +3 year (PhD), +3.5 year (PhD requiring 2 ESRC research skill modules) or 4 year (1+3 – Masters leading directly to a PhD) award. All studentships are also available on a full- or part-time basis.
How to apply:
Full details on how to apply for funding are available here: www.mgsdtp.ac.uk/studentships/howtoapply/
The closing date for studentship applications is Tuesday 22nd January 2019
For more information on the Midlands Graduate School ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership and applying for funding, please visit: www.mgsdtp.ac.uk
|Location:||Birmingham, Coventry, Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham|
|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students|
|Funding amount:||£14,777 per annum (current UKRI rate)|
|Hours:||Full Time, Part Time|
|Placed On:||26th October 2018|
|Closes:||22nd January 2019|
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