Postgraduate research

Jean Humphreys PhD Scholar

Qualification: PhD

Department: English

Application deadline: 30 April 2022

Start date: 26 September 2022

Overview

Supervisors:

To be confirmed 

Project description:

We welcome proposals on any aspect of diverse British writing and/or diverse Creative Writing.

Funding

Funding

This 3-year Jean and Arthur Humphreys Fund provides:

  • UK tuition fee waiver
  • Annual stipend at UKRI rates (£16,062 for 2022/23)

*International applicants must be able to fund the difference between the UK and International tuition fee (£11,004) for each year of their studies.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

UK Bachelor's Degree with at least 2:1 in a relevant subject or overseas equivalent.  

University of Leicester English language requirements apply (where applicable)

 

Informal enquiries

Informal enquiries

Project enquiries:

Application enquiries:

How to apply

How to apply

To submit your application please use the 'Apply' button at the bottom of the page and select September 2022 from the dropdown menu.

Include with your application:

  • CV
  • Degree Certificates and Transcripts
  • Details of any study currently being undertaken
  • Personal statement
  • Enter the proposed supervisor name
  • Enter contact details of two academic referees in the boxes provided or upload reference letters if already obtained.
  • Evidence of English language if applicable
  • Full research proposal (refer to the research proposal guidance at https://le.ac.uk/study/research-degrees/research-subjects/english)
 
 

Eligibility

Eligibility

UK and International Applicants

*International applicants must be able to fund the difference between the UK and International tuition fee for each year of their studies

*Not open to registered PhD students

 

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