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PhD studentships

The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science (SGSSS) has announced new PhD studentships. The SGSSS offers fully-funded awards, which provide students with a maintenance grant, tuition fees, and access within their institution to a Research Training Support Grant.

1+3 Year Studentships (48 Months) These awards provide funding for a one year Masters degree and a three year PhD study. Students who have only completed or are in the process of completing an undergraduate degree, or who do not have the relevant core research methods training should apply for these awards.

+3 Year Studentships (36 Months) These awards will suit applicants who wish to enter directly into a PhD programme and who have already completed a Masters degree, which incorporates the ESRC required 60 credits of research methods training.

Part-Time Studentships Part-time students receive funding for up to eight (8) years, which breaks down as up to two (2) years for Masters training and a further six (6) years for doctoral study.

Fees Only Studentships Fees only studentships are available for EU students have not been primarily resident in the UK for the past three years.


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