The North of England Consortium for Arts and Humanities, led by the University of Hull, invites high-quality proposals from applicants for up to 12 PhD studentships tenable for three years from 1 October 2015. Applicants apply to the Consortium, with successful candidates admitted to the university with the most appropriate supervision, with co-supervision at another member university. All students will undertake common cohort-based postgraduate training in research impact, public engagement, entrepreneurship and digital humanities, and will have access to facilities and research support at the other Consortium members.

Applicants, who should hold at least a good undergraduate, and a Master’s qualification (or be completing their programme), may propose research in any area of the Consortium’s current round of studentships:

  • Cultural Studies
  • Design
  • English
  • Fine Art
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Media
  • Music
  • Visual Culture

How to Apply

The Studentships are open to Home or EU applicants and can be held either full-time or part-time. Please use the form and guidelines

Please contact for further guidance or questions

Deadline for application and submission of references: 5pm Thursday 5th March 2015. Interviews will be held on 25 March