29 March, 2020.


Manchester University, UK.

(Partially Funded)


School of Social Sciences (Faculty of Humanities) – Research Impact Scholarships 2020

The School’s postgraduate research community is one of the largest, most diverse and dynamic for social sciences in the UK, and is committed to supporting the best-qualified applicants financially.

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Manchester is a vibrant, progressive city with a rich cultural heritage, and the University is proud to be part of the UK’s most popular student city. Also home to one of the leading centres for social science research in the UK.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Criminology.
  • Economics.
  • Law.
  • Philosophy.
  • Politics.
  • Social Anthropology.
  • Social Statistics.
  • Sociology.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

3 years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants may be of any nationality or residency status.
  • Students who have already started their PhD are not eligible.
  • Priority is given to candidates with proposed/planned placement or overseas institutional visit.
  • 2:1 honours degree and UK Masters degree at Merit level including 65% taught course average, 65% in dissertation and no mark below 55% (or overseas equivalent) in a relevant subject area, from a reputable higher education institution.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The university covers tuition fees, maintenance allowance plus award amount of £19,500 per annum for three years.
  • Additional funding of up to £1,500 per year is available to support placement, overseas institutional visit, research training and conference attendance at the discretion of the Faculty Postgraduate Research Chair.

How to Apply

First Step: submit your application through the link.

Second Step: Then prepare documents:

1.Personal statement.

2.Two academic references.

3.Degree certificates/transcripts.


5-Make a copy of your passport, if you will need a visa to study in the UK.

Third Step: If you experience any technical difficulties in completing and submitting the application form, please contact our Postgraduate Admissions Office:

Vicky Barnes
PG Admissions Manager

Tel: +44 (0) 161 275 4740


1.Applicants must have submitted a complete programme application by 29 March 2020 in order to be considered (deadline to be confirmed).

2.You can save and return to your application as many times as you like before submitting, but your application will expire after 28 days of inactivity. We will email you to remind you before this happens.

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