If you're thinking about applying for a research degree at Goldsmiths, you may be eligible for funding through studentships or scholarships.
Studentships generally cover tuition fees, an annual maintenance grant (sometimes called a 'stipend'), and research training. You may be eligible for the following studentship funding:
- CHASE AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership, for research in the arts and humanities: Up to 75 PhD studentships a year are available through the CHASE Doctoral Training Partnership.
- SeNSS Doctoral Training Partnership, one of 14 new Doctoral Training Partnerships funded by the ESRC. In 2017-18, the SeNSS Doctoral Training Partnership will be awarding 37 studentships across the partner institutions.
- The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Intelligent Games and Game Intelligence (IGGI) aims to train the next generation of digital games researchers, designers, developers and entrepreneurs. 11 studentships will be available through IGGI each year.
- The Design Star Centre for Doctoral Training: Up to 12 PhD studentships per year are available through the Design Star Consortium, for research in design.
Our success in securing this significant Research Council funding across key disciplines underpins our position as a world leader in innovative and rigorous postgraduate research. We welcome applications from excellent candidates to join our thriving research community.
Commonwealth PhD Scholarships
Applications are now open for 2018 Commonwealth PhD Scholarships for citizens of high-income Commonwealth countries.
Funded by the UK Department for Education (DfE), these scholarships support excellence in UK higher education and sustain the principles of the Commonwealth. Candidates will be selected based on their potential to lead in the pursuit of global excellence in research and knowledge, as well as academic merit and the quality of their plan of study.
The deadline for applications is Tuesday, 22 May 2018. For full details, including eligibility criteria and how to apply, please visit the Commonwealth PhD Scholarships website.