Midlands Graduate School ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership

 
  

The University of Nottingham has joined forces with five other universities across the Midlands to form the Midlands Graduate School ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership.

Welcoming its first cohort in 2017, the partnership will offer postgraduate studentships in the social sciences.

Programme overview


Nottingham is a world-class research institution and ESRC-funded students benefit from training in a wide range of social science research methods and skills, as well as broader capabilities such as communication and leadership.

Opportunities are available across the following pathways at the University:

  • Applied Linguistics
  • Area Studies     
  • Digital Society
  • Economic and Social History
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Management and Business Studies
  • Political Science and International Relations
  • Psychology
  • Social Policy and Social Work
  • Socio-legal Studies
  • Sociology

 

Funding


Studentships include paid home/EU tuition fees and an annual tax-free stipend (£14,296 in 2016/17). These are restricted to home students only, though EU students can apply for a fees only award. Please see the Midlands Graduate School website for full eligibility criteria.

Entry requirements


Honours degree, upper-second-class or higher, or a masters in a relevant discipline. 

How to apply

Applications are now closed.

Visit the Midlands Graduate School DTP website to find out more.

 
 
 

Disclaimer
This online prospectus has been drafted in advance of the academic year to which it applies. Every effort has been made to ensure that the information is accurate at the time of publishing, but changes (for example to course content) are likely to occur given the interval between publishing and commencement of the course. It is therefore very important to check this website for any updates before you apply for the course where there has been an interval between you reading this website and applying.

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