Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research degree funding on your mind?

Monday, 15 September 2014


If you are thinking of studying for a research degree in 2015, then keep your eyes on our news pages over the coming weeks or sign up to hear more...

October 2014 will see the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences announce five subject areas that will be eligible for research degree funding. With a value of up to £14,000, the studentships are being offered as part of Brookes’ 150th anniversary celebrations, demonstrating the university’s commitment to funding and retaining excellent research students.

The five subject areas will each sit within one of the Faculty’s five departments:

The successful students will begin their research in January 2015.To be the first to hear more on the studentships, sign up now and ensure you receive our email alert when the subject areas are released.

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A second tranche of studentships for the Faculty will be announced later in 2015, for a September 2015 start. To ensure that this unique opportunity is available to as many students as possible, recipients of existing studentships in the designated areas of study can apply for matched funding of up to £7,000. Applications from externally funded research students will be considered on a case by case basis.