Queen’s University are delighted to announce the launch of the new Doctoral Training Programme (DTP) for social sciences funded by the ESRC. This DTP will focus on the provision of exceptional PG social sciences training. The new NINE DTP is an exciting collaboration with 7 other partner institutions - University of Newcastle, Durham University, Ulster University, University of Northumbria, University of Sunderland and Teesside University. We are offering over fifty fully-funded studentships per year to outstanding postgraduate researchers in the social sciences.
This includes the following subject areas:
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Students will benefit from being able to access the highest quality training in the social sciences, supplying the next generation of social science researchers with the skills, curiosity and creativity to be truly innovative. Other benefits include:
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The ESRC NINE DTP runs a single, combined annual studentship competition to recruit and select PG students of the very highest calibre. NINE DTP operates an open competition for the awarding of studentships which is centred on the quality of candidates and their proposed research.
Types of studentship available include:
Please note it is NOT possible to undertake NINE funding on a part time basis at Queen's University.
All home and EU based candidates are encouraged to apply via the Direct Application Portal.
Want to know more?
If you are interested in finding out more, please register to attend our Application Masterclass on 23 October 2019 from 2-4 in the Peter Froggatt Center 02 026
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