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AHRC Studentship: History of Art

The deadline for this studentship has now passed.

The History of Art Department invites applications from strong candidates in our staff research areas. See staff webpages for details. Potential supervisors will be happy to have initial discussions with interested applicants about their proposed research topic. For general enquiries, please contact the Postgraduate Research Tutor, Dr. Tag Gronberg ( For administrative enquiries please contact the Postgraduate Research Administrator, Anthony Shepherd (


    The AHRC Award is open to Home/EU students applying for a full-time MPhil/PhD place within the School of Arts, starting in the 2014/15 academic year. Applications from Home/EU students for part-time study will also be considered (at an appropriate pro rata rate and extended duration).

    Exceptional School of Arts students currently enrolled in their first year of full-time, or first and second year of part-time study are also eligible to apply. Please note that in order to apply for funding you must also complete an MPhil/PhD programme application within the School of Arts. Your programme application must be submitted either before (strongly encouraged) or at the same time as applying for funding.


    The AHRC Award will include a full fee waiver in addition to an annual stipend set at Research Council rates (currently £15,726; pro rata in the case of a part-time award)

Duration of Award

    Scholarships will be tenable for up to three years (subject to satisfactory academic progress) for full-time students, and at an appropriate pro rata rate and extended duration for part-time students.

How to apply

Funding application deadline: 5pm Monday 17th February 2014