|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||£15,000 The scholarships cover tuition fees, and include a maintenance allowance.|
|Placed On:||23rd December 2021|
|Closes:||28th March 2022|
The Department of Economics at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is inviting applications for entry into its PhD and Integrated PhD (one-year Masters plus three-year Doctoral study) programmes. These programmes are aimed at high-calibre students who wish to pursue a research career in academia, government, research organisations, or in business.
As a PhD student in this department you will enjoy both close supervision by a group of well-established faculty members that specialise in their research topic, and wide access to numerous advanced research training courses offered by the Department and by the ESRC-funded North West Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership (NWSSDTP). You will also participate in a large number of departmental activities such as a seminar series, departmental workshops and conferences. Lancaster University is ranked in the Top 20 in all three major UK university league tables, and LUMS was ranked top in the UK for “research power” in the most recent REF (2014).
The wide variety of research areas within our department include Behavioural and Experimental Economics; Labour, Education and Health Economics; Macroeconomics and Financial Markets; Political Economy and International Trade; and Industrial Organisation and Economic Theory.
LUMS and ESRC Scholarships
LUMS and ESRC scholarships are available for outstanding students from all nationalities. The scholarships cover tuition fees, and include a maintenance allowance of approximately £15,000 per annum.
ESRC: Tuesday 1st February 2022
LUMS: Monday 28th March 2022
For more information, visit
To apply go to: www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/postgraduate/apply-for-phd/#d.en.332669
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