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ESRC PhD Studentships - Midlands Graduate School

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Midlands Graduate School

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 the University of Warwick, Aston University, University of Birmingham, University of Leicester, Loughborough University and the University of Nottingham.

The School of Languages and Social Sciences at Aston University is able to offer ESRC Doctoral Studentships in Area Studies (Politics and International Relations; Sociology and Public Policy; and Languages) as part of the Midlands Graduate School. 

Applications open in September with an application deadline in January. Applications are currently closed.

More information on the application process is available on the MGS website www.mgsdtp.ac.uk

The ESRC studentships cover fees and maintenance stipend (if eligible) and extensive support for research training, as well as research activity support grants. To check your eligibility, visit: www.mgsdtp.ac.uk/studentships/eligibility/ 

For any queries please contact Dr Lucian Leustean, Coordinator of the Area Studies Pathway at l.leustean@aston.ac.uk