ESRC- funded PhD Studentships in the Social Sciences with the Midlands Graduate School Doctoral Training Partnership
University of Nottingham, Department of Social Sciences
United Kingdom

ESRC- funded PhD Studentships in the Social Sciences with the Midlands Graduate School Doctoral Training Partnership


Closing Date
Tuesday, 22nd January 2019

Social Sciences

About the MGS DTP


The Midlands Graduate School is an accredited Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP). One of 14 such partnerships in the UK, the Midlands Graduate School is a collaboration between the University of Warwick, Aston University, University of Birmingham, University of Leicester, Loughborough University and the University of Nottingham.


Pathways Available

The University of Nottingham is now inviting applications for an ESRC Doctoral Studentship in one of their 13 pathways as part of the Midlands Graduate School:


Applied Linguistics

Area Studies

Digital Society

Economic and Social History



Mental Health & Wellbeing

Management and Business Studies and Finance

Political Science and International Relations


Social Policy and Social Work

Socio-Legal Studies




What’s on Offer

Our ESRC studentships cover fees and maintenance stipend (if eligible) and extensive support for research training, as well as research activity support grants. To check your eligibility, visit:


How to Apply

There are 3 steps to applying for MGS funding with us:

  1. Identify the right pathway and supervisors
  2. Apply for admissions acceptance to the University of Nottingham
  3. Complete the MGS funding application form

To find out more and access the application form please visit

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