Find out about Postgraduate study in the Faculty.
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Key Graduate Staff and Student Profiles
Graduate staff Who's Who
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£2 million Funding for 2015
A wide range of funding opportunities were available for masters and PhD study for students commencing in 2015.
Find out about more about bursaries, scholarships and studentships.
Doctoral training awards
The Faculty is extremely pleased to announce that it has been successful in winning substantial postgraduate funding from the AHRC Doctoral Training Partnerships (BGP2). As a member of the North West Consortium, over £14million will provide 200 Doctoral Training awards over 5 years, available from October 2014 for the highest quality students in all subject fields eligible for support: Arabic, Chinese and Japanese, Art, Art History, Arts Management, Library and Museum Studies, Creative Writing, Cultural Studies, Design, Drama, Theatre, Dance, English, History, Law, Linguistics, Media and Communication, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Religion, Translation Studies.
Research Training Programme
We offer an extensive Research Training Programme which includes a range of modules in the philosophical bases of research, research methodologies (both quantitative and qualitative), writing, publishing and other communication skills, and more general guidance on how to undertake postgraduate work.
Conference travel fund
Current students - Get funding for conference travel.
Ethical Guidelines for Social Research with Human Participants
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