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PhD Scholarships for 2015 at the School of Media and Communication

Formed in 1988, the School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds, UK is an internationally renowned centre for teaching and research in communication, media and culture. It is one of the largest departments of its kind in Europe, offering a range of undergraduate degrees, postgraduate taught degrees and a postgraduate research programme. With teaching and research strengths across a wide range of communication subjects from popular culture to political communication, journalism studies to digital media the School of Media and Communication offers degrees that emphasize choice, opportunity and the development of analytical and creative skills.

The School of Media and Communication is offering a number of full PhD Scholarships for study commencing in October 2015. Research Council funded awards are available from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) through the White Rose College of the Arts and Humanities and from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) through the White Rose Doctoral Training Centre. Closing dates for these are 2 February and 3 February 2015 respectively.

In addition, the School is funding full scholarships covering maintenance and fees, equivalent to the Home/EU rate, for a period of three years from October 2015. They support full-time study leading to a PhD in any area of the School research activities, and are open to home/EU and international applicants. Closing date for School Scholarships is 1 May 2015.

Further details can be found on the Fees and Funding tab at media.leeds.ac.uk/pg/phd/