Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
PHD Studentship Awards
Queen’s University Belfast is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of the UK's 24 leading research intensive universities.
We are now taking applications for PhD Studentship Awards commencing in 2019.
Studentships are available through the following schemes:
If you are the brightest and best in your field with a passion for your subject, we want to hear from you.
Studentship details coming soon.
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The Leverhulme Interdisciplinary Network on Cybersecurity and Society (LINCS) has been established to support pioneering research between the social sciences and electronic engineering & computer science.
LINCS has been established to develop a distinctive cohort of doctoral students working across the boundaries of their disciplines who will open up new avenues of enquiry centred initially on the priority themes and specific PhD projects.More LINCS Information
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CESI are offering a number of funded PhD Studentships via the School of Social Science, Education & Social Work (SSESW) Department for Economy (DfE). Deadline 16 February 2018Find out more
To support more International students to study their PhD at Queen’s University Belfast, the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (AHSS) is offering 3 further international PhD scholarships.
AHSS International Scholarships
3 International Scholarships available
Studentships start October 2019
Closing date and time for submission of application: Thursday 28 February 2019 at 5 PM (GMT)
Award Value - Full tuition fees paid for all years of programme, up to a maximum of three years.
Queen's also offer an International Office Postgraduate Scholarship - read more below.
All new International students beginning their first year of full-time postgraduate research study in Queen's University Belfast in September 2019 who meet the conditions of their academic offer will receive an International Office Postgraduate Research Scholarship:
Year one award of £2500 (fee rate 1) or £3000 (fee rate 2).
No application is necessary. Terms and conditions apply.
Students must hold an offer for a place on a full-time postgraduate research programme at the QUB campus, starting in the academic year 2019-20 and meet any academic and language conditions attached to their offer as stated in their offer letter.
Students must be classified as international fee-paying students paying the international tuition fee rate in order to be considered for this discount.
In partnership with the Fulbright Commission, Queen’s University is offering a three year scholarship for a US student to undertake a PhD with the Senator George J Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice.
This unique opportunity offers a significant financial and support package for a student to join Queen’s and undertake a PhD programme under the supervision of world renowned scholars in the Mitchell Institute.
Queen's also offer a Masters level Fulbright Scholarship Award on the MA Global Security and Borders programme.
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