Research Studentships

The University of Westminster is internationally recognised for its research in a wide range of subject areas. We focus on excellence in research that makes a difference – benefitting academia, industry and professional practice.

Applicants should hold or expect to be awarded a 2.1 honours degree or above and preferably a Master's degree, and should, where relevant, demonstrate English language competence of at least IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Current studentships

Studentship title Open to Deadline
PhD Studentships at the Department of Politics and International Relations Home/overseas students 5pm, Friday 12 May 2017
Quintin Hogg Studentship in the Faculty of Science and Technology Home students 5pm, Friday 9 June 2017
AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Studentship, National Portrait Gallery, London and Centre for Research and Education in Arts and Media (CREAM) in the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design Home students 5pm, Friday 9 June 2017

The scholarships will fund an annual tax-free stipend of £16,000 plus payment of Home/EU tuition fees. Some subject areas will extend the funding to cover full Overseas tuition fees and, where applicable, this will be indicated within the subject area and/or project concerned.

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