Queen’s University Belfast
SCHOOL OF LAW
Funded Ph.D. Research
The School of Law achieved a top-ten ranking in the RAE 2008 and has built a reputation for research
excellence across all four of its research clusters (Common and Comparative Law, Criminology and
Criminal Justice, Governance, Human Rights). The School is offering a number of research studentships
to those wishing to join this research-intensive environment.
The awards comprise a living allowance of up to £12,000 per year plus the payment of fees for three
years. Applications are invited from UK/EU and Overseas students and the successful applicant will be
based in the School of Law in Queen’s University Belfast.
These PhD studentships are available to exceptional applicants who should have completed or be in the
process of completing a Master’s degree in a relevant law-related discipline. However, students with
outstanding first degrees who can demonstrate evidence of relevant research skills and potential will also
be given consideration.
In order to be considered for these awards, applicants should complete a standard application form for
postgraduate study which is available from http://www.qub.ac.uk. In addition applicants must complete
the School of Law Research Scholarship application form which can be found at:
All documentation and completed applications must be received by the closing date of Friday 19th
Further Information may be obtained by contacting:
School of Law Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Queen's University Tel: +44(0)28 90973451
Belfast BT7 1NN Fax: +44(0)28 90973376
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