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Arts & Humanities Research Council
British Academy

Doctoral Studentships in Russian, Slavonic & East European Languages & Culture

Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

AHRC studentships are awarded annually to support doctoral research in the field of Russian, Slavonic and East European languages and culture at UCL, Cambridge, Manchester and Oxford.

The 2015/16 application window opens on 2 November 2015.

The CEELBAS application deadline is 1 March 2016.

How to apply

Please read the Application Guidelines (pdf) before completing the Application Form (word).

All applications should be accompanied by a Research Proposal of up to 1,500 words. The quality of the Research Proposal is a key part of the assessment criteria.

All applications should be accompanied by transcripts of results for completed undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

How to submit your application

Completed Application Forms and accompanying Research Proposals and transcripts of results should be submitted by e-mail to the CEELBAS Administrator: ssees-ceelbas@ucl.ac.uk

Queries relating to the Application Form and applications process for CEELBAS Studentships should be addressed to the CEELBAS Administrator: ssees-ceelbas@ucl.ac.uk / 020 7679 8802.

To be eligible to apply for a CEELBAS Studentship, you must have already received an offer of a place at one of the four consortium universities (UCL, Cambridge, Manchester, Oxford). You will need to take note of the closing date advertised by the relevant university for receipt of applications from candidates who wish to be considered for studentship funding:

UCL further information
Cambridge further information
Manchester further information
Oxford further information

Other Russian, Slavonic & East European Studies doctoral funding

1) at the CEELBAS CDT partner universities:

Humanities researchers whose research interests fall outside the remit of the CEELBAS CDT consortium are encouraged to explore studentship opportunities through the following AHRC Doctoral Training Partnerships:

A number of opportunities for ESRC and Cross-Council Doctoral Research Studentships are also available:

2) at other CEELBAS universities: