AHRC Doctoral Studentships and U Research Studentships
at the Department of Film, Theatre & Television, U of Reading

The Department of Film, Theatre & Television, University of Reading, would like to invite applications for AHRC Doctoral Studentships and University Research Studentships.

We have a thriving postgraduate research culture and support discipline-specific doctoral research in film, theatre and television, alongside inter-disciplinary research. A significant proportion of our current PhD students conduct research by practice in theatre and film.

For advice regarding a potential PhD application, please contact Dr. Teresa Murjas (t.s.murjas@reading.ac.uk)

Information outlining the application process and relevant deadlines (summarised below) can be accessed in more detailed form on our Graduate School webpages, available here.

University of Reading Research Studentships in Arts and Humanities / AHRC Doctoral Studentships

University of Reading Research Studentships are available in all arts and humanities disciplines to well qualified applicants.

AHRC Doctoral Studentships

AHRC Doctoral Studentships are available in the following disciplines for 2013/14:
* Archaeology
* Classics
* Drama, Dance and Performing Arts
* History
* History of Art
* Italian
* Philosophy

UK students who satisfy certain residency criteria are eligible for awards covering fees at the Home/EU rate and provide a maintenance grant (stipend), the current (2012/13) level of which is £13,590 for full-time study. Students from EU countries other than the UK who satisfy certain residency criteria are eligible to apply for fees-only AHRC awards and are eligible to apply for full University of Reading Research Studentships.

Applying for a studentship

You will need to complete both an online application for admission to a Postgraduate Degree at the University of Reading and a separate application form for a studentship. You will also need to ensure that two referee's reports (report form below) are returned to the University by the closing date.

Closing date: 8 February 2013 (5 pm)

For further information and advice about studentships, please contact: Doctoral Research Office (dro@reading.ac.uk)