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PhD Studentships 2017-18

The Faculty of Arts and Humanities is pleased to announce Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funding as partners of the Consortium for Humanities and the Arts South-East (CHASE) for the academic year 2017/18. AHRC doctoral studentships are available to UK and EU residents. The Faculty is also pleased to offer up to 18 University-funded PhD studentships available to students from within or outside the EU.

To read more on PhD studentships

50% Final Year Undergraduate Continuation Scholarships

Just graduated with a 1st class degree? Congratulations! You can now progress onto a postgraduate course starting in September 2017 and receive UEA’s 50% fee reduction scholarship. Don’t worry if you didn’t gain a 1st class degree, as you’re still eligible for the brilliant 10% UEA Alumni Scholarship as a postgraduate, outlined below. Terms and conditions apply. 

UEA Alumni 10% Scholarships

We highly value our Alumni at UEA, so a 10% fee reduction scholarship is available to graduates looking to stay with us or return for postgraduate study in September 2017. We also offer subject specific scholarships tailored to your course. Follow the Faculty links below that interest you to find specific course funding opportunities. Terms and conditions apply.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities Studentships

The Faculty of the Arts and Humanities at the University of East Anglia is pleased to announce the availability of 4 Home/EU MA funded studentships for entry in 2017/18. For UK residents awards consist of fees (£7,300) and a tax-free stipend of £9,681.

All applicants will be assessed on the merit of their full application.

Applicants wishing to be considered for a 1+3 studentship (Master's and PhD) should apply for a place on both a Master's programme and a PhD programme in the Faculty and hold an offer on the MA programme by 11 January 2017. PhD offers will be considered subsequently.

Applicants wishing to be considered for a +1 studentship (Master's only) should apply for a place on the Master's programme by 31 March 2017. This funding is part of the University’s commitment to developing and enhancing postgraduate education in all disciplines of the Arts and Humanities.

Please note priority will be given to 1+3 applications.

MA Scholarships 2017-18

For 2017/18 the Faculty is pleased to offer a number of MA scholarships in the following Schools of study:

How to apply for MA studentships and scholarships

The Admissions Office administers applications for postgraduate taught degrees. To be considered, applications need to be received by the scholarship deadline. If you are successful in your application to study at the University of East Anglia and your application is considered strong enough, you will automatically be considered for an award. You do not need to make a separate application.