School of Social Sciences PhD Studentships at the University Of Manchester, UK

The School of Social Sciences PhD Studentships are now open. Students from all nations are invited to apply. He or she will be pursuing postgraduate research program in the field of Economics, Philosophy, Social Anthropology, Sociology, Social Statistics and Politics at the University Of Manchester. The winning candidates will receive annual stipend and home fees. No application will be accepted after 3 February every year.

Scholarship Description
University of Manchester at School of Social Sciences is offering PhD Studentships for the year 2017. Applicants must have UK Master’s degree (or equivalent) at Merit level, which must include a minimum 60% average in taught component plus 60% minimum in dissertation, with no mark below 50% are eligible to apply.

Award Value
Each of the successful applicants will receive the benefits as follow:

  • Home Fees
  • £14,296 annual stipend (to be confirmed)
  • Students can claim for certain research expenses from the Research Training Support Grant.

Level and Area of Studies
Postgraduate research in Economics, Philosophy, Social Anthropology, Sociology, Social Statistics and Politics.

Place of Study
At the University of Manchester, UK

Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, students must hold UK Master’s degree (or equivalent) at Merit level, which must include a minimum 60% average in taught component plus 60% minimum in dissertation, with no mark below 50%.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Application Instruction
Application should be made online. The materials below should be submitted via the online system:

  • Research proposal
  • Two academic references
  • Degree certificates and transcripts
  • Personal Statement
  • CV

Submission Deadline
3 February annually.

Website and Application Link