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*** 2020 Studentships will be advertised shortly ***

Studentships are offered across the varied disciplines within our School; please select your topic of interest below for further details on currently available PhD opportunities. Please note that there are different deadlines and requirements for the various funding competitions (e.g. The Bryden Centre, Northern Bridge; NINE DTP and International Scholarships). Please see links under individual disciplines for further details, including how to apply.

The School warmly welcomes all enquiries regarding postgraduate research, including those regarding student-led proposals developed in consultation with a potential supervisor based in the School. Potential supervisors can be found here:

Further information on the range of Postgraduate funding and scholarship opportunities available at Queen’s University Belfast can be found here: 

Access studentship information for each of our disciplines here:

Archaeology and Palaeoecology


Civil Engineering