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International PhD Studentship in Social Anthropology at University of Aberdeen in UK, 2018

­The University of Aberdeen is delighted to offer PhD Studentship in Social Anthropology to highly qualified and motivated applicants to take up a new PhD scholarship opportunity in the Department of Anthropology.

The University of Aberdeen is a public research university in Aberdeen, Scotland. It is an ancient university founded in 1495 when William Elphinstone, Bishop of Aberdeen, petitioned Pope Alexander VI on behalf of James IV, King of Scots to establish King’s College, making it Scotland’s third-oldest university and the fifth-oldest in the English-speaking world.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: May 16, 2018
  • Course Level: Studentship is available to study PhD. programme.
  • Study Subject: Studentship is awarded in the field of Social Anthropology.
  • These fall under the following broad themes:
  • Anthropology of the North
  • Environment, Creativity, and Perception
  • Religion, Politics and the State
  • Museums and Histories of Science
  • Anthropology of Art and Craft
  • Scholarship Award: The Galloway Trust Studentship in Social Anthropology offers funding to cover fees plus a stipend of £14,500 over a period of three years.
  • Nationality: All countries
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

Graduate in Anthropology area to include research methods in training already established.

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have excellent written and verbal English skills.

UK Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: You must submit a complete online application for a place to study for a PhD in Social Anthropology by 16 May 2018. You must include a 1000 word research proposal with your application.

Online Application

Scholarship Link