Birkbeck School of Arts Postgraduate Research Scholarships
Birkbeck School of Arts will award up to 12 fully funded Birkbeck Postgraduate Research Scholarships beginning in 2016/17.
The competition for these awards will be decided on the basis of academic merit, with the results announced in Spring 2016.
We welcome applications from candidates wanting to conduct doctoral research in all areas of the following fields in the School of Arts:
- Cultural Studies
- English and Humanities
- Theatre and Performance
- Creative Writing
- French and/or German Comparative Literature and Culture
- Media, Film and Television
- History of Art, Architecture, Photography and Museum Cultures
- Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Culture
We are also interested to hear from candidates whose proposed research may link to the work of one of our active research centres.
Duration of Awards
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
Please consult the general guidance on applying for an M.Phil/PhD place. You can find the . Departmental online pages are full of information about staff and the research environment at Birkbeck that will help you develop your application. All prospective students are strongly advised to first make informal contact with a potential supervisor, and you are also welcome to contact the director of postgraduate studies (listed in the guide) in your chosen programme/department for advice. here
Once you have applied for an M.Phil/PhD place, . The completed form should be returned to SoAFA@bbk.ac.uk by 15th February 2016.