The University of East Anglia offers up to 18 University-funded PhD studentships at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. These studentships open to UK, EU and International students for entry in October 2017.
The University of East Anglia is an English public research university located in the city of Norwich. Established in 1963, the university comprises 4 faculties and 28 schools of study.
If English is not your native language, you must fulfil the Language Requirements for research degrees (IELTS 7.0 at least 6.5 in each component).
Studentships are available for pursuing PhD programme at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the areas of: American Studies, Anthropology of Art, Art History, Film, Television and Media Studies, History, Language and Communication Studies, Translation Studies, Literature, Drama and Creative Writing, Museum and Heritage Studies, Philosophy and Political, Social and International Studies.
Worth of Award
- The majority of University studentships cover tuition fees at UK/EU rates, a tax-free maintenance stipend (currently £14,296 per year), and a research training support grant.
- Up to two university studentships will be awarded to international students from outside the EU and will cover tuition fees at international rates, a maintenance stipend and research training support grant.
Applicants should hold, or expect to hold, good undergraduate and Master’s degrees (or equivalent).
How to Apply
Applications to study at the University of East Anglia can be made via the online application form. The following documents must be uploaded for your application to be assessed and you should make sure you have these documents with you when completing your application form:
- Transcripts of the most relevant qualification you are either currently studying or have already completed
- Degree certificates
- English language certificates (where appropriate)
- Curriculum Vitae (CV) or Résumé
- Statement of Purpose or Study Plan Statement of at least 500 words (if appropriate for your course)
- One academic reference except for Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Creative Writing, Literary Translation, Theatre Directing: Text and Production and the BSc Midwifery (shortened), which require two references
- Research proposal (MRes Social Science Research Methods)
- Dissertation topic and nominated potential supervisor (MSc Cognitive Neuroscience, MSc Developmental Psychology and MSc Social Psychology courses)
- Passport details page and any previous UK Visas (where applicable)
Deadline: The application deadline is January 11, 2017.