PhD Politics / Application and selection
Year of entry: 2018
How to apply
Non UK/EU applicants are strongly advised to submit their application by July to ensure sufficient time for applying for a Visa.
Politics applicants SHOULD provide the names of two supervisors on their application form . Please record the name of the first preferred supervisor under Proposed Research Supervisor and the name of the second supervisor should be entered in the Details tab under the Research Title section.
Information on staff interests and research areas can be found here .
Research proposals must adhere to the requirements as detailed here . The maximum word limit (including references and bibliography) is 1500 words.
FUNDING APPLICATION DEADLINE - for those who wish to be considered for funding, either from the School or the ESRC/NWSSDTP, you MUST have submitted a complete on-line programme application form by Friday 2 February AT THE VERY LATEST (please do not leave it until the deadline to apply - if your application is complete please submit it as soon as you can). If you wish to be considered for ESRC/NWSSDTP funding, the deadline to complete the separate application form is 5 February 2018. Click here to download the form and see the guidance notes. NWSSDTP applications must be emailed to Vicky.Barnes@manchester.ac.uk
We strongly encourage students who seek funding to submit an on-line programme application, including an initial proposal, 2 academic references, degree transcripts and CV), as soon as possible so that we can identify the strongest applications and offer support in revising and strengthening these before final shortlisting takes place.