GenerationResearch PhD studentships


PhD proposals 2024



Coming soon in May 2024

How to apply


Before you apply:

  • Read the project descriptions below. Think about which options interest you. You will be asked to indicate a preference for one project.

The application form asks for the following information:

  • PART A: Student details, project choice, special category data (special category data will be used to rank students for interview, but will not be shared with the panel at the interview stage)
  • PART B: Three short questions on enthusiasm for your subject, motivation for applying, and contextual statement
  • PART C: Submit CV

If candidates wish to withdraw, please email [email protected]


Applications are closed

How we allocate


Shortlisting will take place as soon as possible after the closing date and successful applicants are normally notified promptly.

Candidate interviews:

  • Candidates will be selected for an interview based on their widening access eligibility criteria, CV, and answers to PART B.

Interviews will take place June/July.

You'll be notified as soon as possible after the interview dates whether your application has been successful, placed on a reserve list or unsuccessful.


Example Masters by Research projects funded in 2022/23



Contact us


If you have any questions about studentships please contact [email protected]