The TECHNE Consortium is happy to announce the availability of AHRC Studentships for Doctoral Training Programme for the academic session of 2018-2019. These studentships are available for postgraduate researchers across the partner institutions.
The aim of the studentships is to produce scholars who are highly motivated and prepared for academic, public or professional life.
TECHNE is comprised of seven academic partner institutions: Royal Holloway University of London (co-coordinator), University of Roehampton, Brighton University, Kingston University, Royal College of Art, University of Surrey, University of the Arts London; and a range of cultural partner organizations.
Course Level: These studentships are available to pursue doctoral training programme.
Study Subject: These studentships are available in following subject areas:
- Art History
- Creative Writing
- Cultural Studies and Popular Culture
- Development Studies
- Digital Arts & Photography
- Drama and Theatre Studies
- English Language and Literature
- Film and Television Studies
- French and Hispanic Studies
- History and Classics
- Interpreting and Translation
- Media and Communication Studies
- Music (applied)
- Theology, Divinity and Religion
Scholarship Award: These studentships will cover the followings:
- Scholarships include maintenance and fees for 3 years for a full-time student; 5 or 6 years for a part-time student.
- EU students are eligible for fees but not maintenance.
Number of Scholarships: TECHNE has approximately 50 AHRC scholarships to award each year across a range of arts and humanities disciplines.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
- AHRC studentships are only available to UK and EU applicants. UK/EU applicants who have not been in residence in the UK for a minimum of 3 years will only be eligible for a fees-only studentship
- Current PhD students are eligible to apply for TECHNE AHRC studentships if they have at least 50% of the funded period of an AHRC award (usually 18 months) remaining at the time they start their scholarship.
Nationality: UK and EU applicants can apply for these studentships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be doctoral students.
English Language Requirement: If English is not your first language and you have not taken a degree level qualification in a majority English speaking country as defined by UKVI, you will be required to give details of any English Language courses/tests taken or about to be taken.
How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email.
- Completed application form – needs to be in word format
- Copies of your transcripts or certificates
- Two references (to be sent directly by your referees to [email protected])
- Completed ‘Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form’
Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 2, 2018.