LSS PhD Studentships 2015

Aston University, Birmingham

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Award info

  • Award values:
  • This studentship covers the Home/EU fees rate (£3,996 in academic year 2014/5) plus a maintenance grant at the standard AHRC/ESRC rate (currently £13,863).
  • Application deadline:
  • 15-Jan-15*
    *This is the last application deadline supplied by the provider for this award, we are currently working on updating this information.
  • Award type:
    • Academic excellence
  • Award coverage:
  • Varies, Tuition fees
  • Award level:
  • Career based / vocational
  • Subject area:
  • Languages Social Sciences
  • Number of awards:
  • 3
Application info

  • Nationality:
  • All international, EU, UK only
  • Gender:
  • Both
  • Eligibility requirement:
  • Applicants should have a first class or good upper second class honours degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant subject area. They should have, or be near to completing, a postgraduate qualification such as a Masters or equivalent. An overall merit grade with merit in the dissertation is normally required. Applications are invited for one fully-funded and two fees-only PhD studentships from strong candidates in any of the research areas: Languages (French, German, and Spanish), Translation Studies, Politics and International Relations, Sociology and Policy, and English Language. The studentships are for full-time study over three years, commencing in October 2015. Applicants from outside the EU may apply for these studentships but will need to pay the difference between the ‘Home/EU’ and the ‘Overseas’ tuition fees (Overseas tuition fees are currently £12,316 in academic year 2014/5 so the difference to pay will be in the region of £8,320 per year).

Awards from this institution

Raman Mistry Scholarship
The scholarship provides discretionary financial assistance to a successful applicant each academic year. The total amount awarded varies each year.
Aston Excellence for MBA students 2015/16
4000 £3000 for those who apply for Aston Excellence (online).
Aston Academic Excellence Award: Investment Analysis
3500 Value of Scholarship: £2,000 - £3,500
Aston Aspire Scholarship
3000 The scholarship is for £3000, which is allocated as follows: first year - £1,000; second year - £500; placement year - £1,000 and final year - £500.
Aston Excellence Scholarship
3000 The scholarship worth £3000, is allocated as follows: First year: £1,000; second year: £500; placement year: £1,000 and final year: £500. for 1 Academic year
Aston Progression Scholarship
3000 Minimum of £1500, allocated as follows: first year - £500; second year - £500; placement year - £1,000 and final year - £500.