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AHRC PhD Studentships 2022 with the University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Qualification Type: PhD/ DFA

Location: Glasgow

Funding for: UK Students, EU Students, International Students

Funding amount: Tuition fees and annual stipend

Closes: 8 December 2021 at 12:00 noon

Applications for 2022 Doctoral scholarships in Arts & Humanities with the University of Glasgow are now open. These fully funded PhD studentships are open to UK, EU and international students, offering tuition fees, an annual stipend at UKRI standard rate, and a doctoral training programme.

The University of Glasgow encourage applications from excellent candidates in a wide range of subjects across the arts and humanities. For a full list of our subjects and our research strengths in each area, please visit the Graduate School section of our website.  

The awards are provided through the Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities Doctoral Training Partnership (SGSAH DTP), funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

The SGSAH PhD Studentships offer:

  • funding for up to 42 months of full-time study (depending on length of study remaining)
  • enhanced training provision, with access to 11 Discipline+ Catalysts comprising academic specialists and postgraduate researchers from across Scotland
  • access to industry and networking through three Knowledge Exchange Hubs
  • access to work experience through paid internships and artist residencies
  • opportunities for study and internships internationally
  • funding for individually tailored, specialised training
  • funding for collaborative training with peer networks across Scotland
  • annual Summer School and showcases to help share and promote your work
  • opportunities for co-supervision across ten HEIs in Scotland 

Why apply to the University of Glasgow?

Glasgow has been the most successful University in securing awards for its applicants through the SGSAH DTP for the last three years running.

Undertaking doctoral studies in the College of Arts gives you access to: 

  • world-class collections through in our Library’s Archives and Special Collections unit and the Hunterian Museum;
  • a comprehensive skills development programme ranging from academic writing and research methods to fieldwork, practice research, careers and employability
  • ArtsLab, our interdisciplinary research institute
  • excellent supervision, with each researcher supported by two supervisors and all supervisors undertaking mandatory training every four years
  • a wealth of support and guidance provided by our Graduate School team, regular drop-in events, an annual Postgraduate Conference and two dedicated postgraduate e-journals (eSharp, The Kelvingrove Review)
  • opportunities to gain teaching experience as a Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA)
  • funding for conference presentations, fieldwork and public engagement 

Eligibility and how to apply

  • The closing date for applications is 6 December 2021, 12 noon (GMT).  
  • The PhD start date is 1 October 2022.
  • Find full eligibility criteria, guidance notes, and how to apply on our website.
  • For any queries please contact the College of Arts Graduate School:
Qualification Type: PhD
Location: Glasgow
Funding for: UK Students, EU Students, International Students
Funding amount: Tuition fees and annual stipend
Hours: Full Time, Part Time
Placed On: 28th October 2021
Closes: 8th December 2021
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