University of West London The Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarships

University of West London

The Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarships

The University of West London is a forward-thinking University with an appetite for innovative, rigorous and impactful research.

As part of its research expansion strategy, the University is offering a number of opportunities for three year fully funded PhD Scholarships (fees plus an annual stipend of £22,000). These will be available for all eligible students (both home and international). PhD scholars will be expected to carry out teaching or research duties for a maximum of six hours per week.

The University welcomes applicants who wish to study for a PhD research degree in one of its schools or colleges: www.uwl.ac.uk/research/research-degrees/phd-opportunities

University of West London The Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarships

Particular attention will be paid to applications aligned with one (or more) of our research strategic priorities:

  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) – We encourage applications promoting and embedding EDI values throughout the whole research process. We also encourage original research addressing key EDI-related challenges.
  • Interdisciplinarity – We encourage applications sitting across several UWL Schools/Colleges and demonstrating innovative research focus and/or methodologies.
  • Impact– We encourage applications demonstrating effect on, change or benefit to the economy, society, culture, public policy or services, health, the environment or quality of life, beyond academia.

Successful applicants to the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship will join a vibrant and challenging academic environment where innovation, insight, and knowledge creation feeds into high quality research.

Application deadline: Friday 3 November 2023 (5pm).

Interviews will take place: Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 of December 2023.