Midlands3Cities (M3C) Doctoral Training Partnership

The Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership (M3C) is a collaboration between the University of Birmingham, Birmingham City University, De Montfort University, University of Leicester, Nottingham Trent University and The University of Nottingham. M3C is awarding up to 80 PhD Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) studentships for UK/EU applicants for 2018 entry.

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AHRC Midlands3Cities funding for UK/EU students

NTU invites applications from well qualified candidates, who have or expect to graduate with good Masters level qualifications, to undertake doctoral studies in:

Arts and Humanities

Communication, Culture and Media
English Studies
Digital Humanities
French Studies
History and Heritage
Postcolonial Studies
Queer Cultures

Art and Design

Digital Art and Design
Fine Art
Performance and Live Art
Product Design
Theatre Design
Visual Arts


Common Law
Criminal Law and Criminology
EU Law
Human Rights Law
International Law
Public Law

NTU is also able to support AHRC-funded research in:

Science and Technology

Imaging and sensing for Archaeology
Art History and Conservation
Science and Heritage
Digital Humanities
Medical Humanities

Please visit the Midlands3Cities website for a full list of NTU opportunities and how to apply.

For further information, please contact NTU's Doctoral School at doctoralschool@ntu.ac.uk

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