Apply for a Research Degree

The deadlines for applications for a place on the Research Degrees Programme starting in October 2016 have now passed. Application forms for October 2017 will be available from this page later this year, and provisional deadlines are given below.

Applying for an AHRC studentship

If you are eligible* for and plan to apply for an AHRC studentship (TECHNE or LDoc), you need to submit your application for a place on the Research Degrees Programme by 9am on Monday 28 November 2016.

You can also apply to this deadline if you need an early decision about your application.

If you are successfully shortlisted, we will invite you for interview in December 2016 or January 2017, and you will receive a decision by the end of January 2017.

*Please see the Funding Opportunities page for eligibility criteria.

All other applicants

If you are not planning to apply for an AHRC studentship, you can submit your application by the later deadline of 9am on Monday 10 April 2017.

If you are successfully shortlisted after this deadline, we will invite you for interview in April or May 2017, and you should receive a decision by the end of June 2017.