The University allocates around 150 entry awards each year in PhD studentships and bursaries, so there are many ways to access PhD funding. A studentship is usually a package that provides full funding for tuition fees and living costs.
The main sources of financial support for PhD study in Languages and Cultures are:
Other sources of funding (for example, from UK industry) are also often available. Early application to the Department is recommended.
University of Reading regional PhD bursaries
The University of Reading is delighted to offer a scheme aimed at supporting local residents to achieve their highest academic potential, as well as enhancing their professional prospects.
Our regional PhD bursaries are designed to give candidates within the region the chance to benefit from the all-round training on offer to our doctoral researchers.