New Kings Studentship - Currently Closed for Applications

The School of Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture is pleased to offer 3 open-topic full-time Phd studentships. The LLMVC New Kings studentships comprise a fee waiver plus an annual stipend of £6000 for the 3 years of supervised study. Applicants must be home/EU students commencing their Phd project in October 2019. 

Selection will be based on the strength of the proposed project, its fit with the research specialisms of the school, and the academic track record of the applicant.

The link below gives details of the disciplines within the school and their research strengths as well as links to the application portal. Applicants are welcome to contact potential supervisors to discuss potential projects. 

Application process

Application will be via the Phd application portal.

You must include a detailed project proposal (1000-1500 words), degree transcripts and certificates, and be supported by two academic references.

You should mark your application LLMVC New Kings Studentship in the Intended Source of Funding.

The deadline for applications is 03rd May 2019.

Successful applicants will be notified in May 2019.

Successful applicants will be expected to submit a SAGSAH funding application during year 1, and will receive appropriate support and guidance in preparing this application.


Click here to see the range of PGR programmes within the school, and find out more about staff specialisms.

Click here for links to the Phd application portal, and details of what’s required.