THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. AHRC North West Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership (NWCDTP) in the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures 2021-22
Type of award
- Faculty of Humanities
- School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Subject to residential eligibility status, the award covers tuition fees, maintenance stipend (the annual maintenance stipend rate for 2020-21 is £15,285) and opportunity to apply for additional funding towards fieldwork and conference costs. Additional disability allowance can be provided where appropriate.
Students opting to study part-time will receive a pro rata maintenance stipend.
Studentships are normally available on a +2 and +3 year basis, with some awards +2.5 and +3.5 depending on the project.
Part-time studentships are also available.
Continuation of award
Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.
Level(s) of study
This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:
- Postgraduate research
Allowed study options
This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:
This funding is available to students undertaking study in:
- Anthropology, Media and Performance
- Arab World Studies
- Art History and Visual Studies
- Arts Management and Cultural Practices
- Chinese Studies
- Classics and Ancient History
- East Asian Studies
- English Literature, American Studies and Creative Writing
- French Studies
- German Studies
- Institute for Cultural Practices
- Italian Studies
- Japanese Studies
- Linguistics and English Language
- Middle Eastern Studies
- Religions and Theology
- Russian and East European Studies
- Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
- Translation, Interpreting and Intercultural Studies
Please refer to the application guidance here: http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/applying/
This funding is available to all nationalities.
Other eligibility criteria
This award is available to existing postgraduate students.
This award is available to postgraduate research students in year one, applying for funding for years two and three of a PhD.
Please refer to the application guidance on the NWCDTP website.
Eligible applicants must complete and submit the AHRC NWCDTP Application Form by 5pm GMT, Friday 5 February 2021. Please note that this is a strict deadline and applications received after 5pm will not be included in the competition. The completed AHRC NWCDTP application form, together with your transcripts and references, must be submitted to Mrs Joanne Marsh, Graduate School Senior Research Administrator at email@example.com
You must also submit your online application for a place on your chosen PhD programme by Friday 15 January 2021 . This is to ensure you hold an offer of a place by the time the NWCDTP committee make their selection, otherwise, you will not be included in the competition.
- AHRC NWCDTP application form
- Research proposal
- Degree certificates and transcripts
05 Feb 2021
Deadline for PhD Programme Applications: Friday 15 January 2021
Deadline for AHRC NWCDTP Funding Applications: 5pm GMT, Friday 5 February 2021
Contact details for enquiries
- Mrs Jo Marsh
Senior Postgraduate Research Administrator
Tel: +44 (0) 161 275 2603