Find out about Postgraduate study in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please visit the FASS website
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Key Graduate Staff and Student Profiles
Graduate staff Who's Who
Find out more about our students by visiting student profiles page
£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
AHRC Doctoral Training Partnerships (BGP2). As a member of the North West Consortium, over £14million will provide 200 Doctoral Training awards for 5 years from 2014. Read more
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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