Graduate School

ESRC MSc/PhD studentships

Deadline: You must have received an offer of admission from the University of Edinburgh for the programme to which you apply by 11 January, 2019.

ESRC Scottish Doctoral Training Programme MSc + PhD studentships for 2019 are available for students of Language-Based Area Studies at the University of Edinburgh. Starting date October 2019.

This is a two part application process and both stages must be completed in order to be considered for ESRC funding.

  • Applicants must apply for admission with us by Dec 3rd
  • Applicants must also make a funding application to GradHub before noon 11th Jan 2019  - https://www.sgsss.ac.uk/studentships/open-competition/
  • SGSSS will launch this open studentship application form in November. Students will be asked to register on GradHub, make an application with them, upload existing transcripts, a CV and one reference which is not to be from their proposed supervisor.
  • Any queries about registering or logging into GradHub can be directed to the SGSSS.

ESRC grants are available for students who (https://www.sgsss.ac.uk/studentships/eligibility/):

  • meet the residency criteria (EU or UK residency, see link above for details)
  • hold or are predicted to get a First class or good 2.1 degree or have relevant comparable experience

Programmes avalable are listed below:

Arabic language training

University of Edinburgh, invites applicants under three routes: first, its 2+3 model, which entails a two-year Masters in  Middle Eastern Studies with Arabic, including intensive Arabic, followed by three years of PhD funding; second, its 1+3 model, which entails a one-year Masters in Advanced Arabic, followed by three years of PhD funding; third, its +3 model, which entails three years of PhD funding.

Middle Eastern Studies with Arabic on the Postgraduate Degree Finder

Advanced Arabic on the Postgraduate Degree Finder

Middle Eastern Studies with Advanced Arabic on the Postgraduate Degree Finder

PhD in IMES

If you have any queries regarding Arabic please contact Professor Andrew Newman:

Professor Andrew Newman

Chinese language training

Chinese Studies invites applicants under two routes:

2-year Master of Chinese Studies + 3 year PhD

3 year PhD

If you have any queries regarding Chinese please contact Dr Xuelei Huang:

Dr Xuelei Huang

Applicants for 2+3 or 1+3 study  will also need complete an degree application , available at:

Master of Chinese Studies on the Postgraduate Degree Finder

PhD Chinese on the Postgraduate Degree Finder

 

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