Postgraduate Research Studentships: Advertising and administration of awards

  • The following information is provided for the benefit of staff based in Schools and Departments looking to advertise and appoint to a postgraduate research studentship.
  • Prospective students seeking funding for their studies should go to the Funding Opportunities page.

Library resourcesThe Graduate School undertakes a number of functions to help support staff in Schools and Departments in advertising and making offers of funding for all studentships; this is to help ensure a consistent and fair approach to the allocation of this funding.

The guide below is a summary of what support is available and the procedures for several stages in the process, namely:

  • Advertising of studentships
  • Appointment / Selection of award holders
  • Generation of studentship award letters

These procedures are of particular relevance where a School/Department is responsible for directly overseeing the selection of candidates for awards.

Postgraduate Research Studentships: a Guide for Staff (PDF - 161KB)


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  • Funding Opportunities for research students


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