Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership
The AHRC-funded Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership (M4C) brings together eight leading universities across the Midlands to support the professional and personal development of the next generation of arts and humanities doctoral researchers. M4C is a collaboration between the University of Birmingham, Birmingham City University, University of Warwick, Coventry University, University of Leicester, De Montfort University, Nottingham Trent University and The University of Nottingham.
Offering you cross-institutional supervision, training, mentoring and career support to ensure that you produce world-leading research and maximise your career potential. The Doctoral Training Partnerships awards IRO 80 PhD Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) studentships for UK/EU applicants each year.
Through the partnership we aim to deliver excellence in all aspects of research supervision and training. We will assist you in acquiring the best supervision for your field of research, you will have access to a wide range of facilities and support networks across our campuses.
Research Career Opportunities
Studying with us will enable you to:
- Access unique training and placements
- Experience our outstanding track record in 'real world' research
- Work across disciplines
- Benefit from our cultural partnerships with organisations across the Midlands region
- Take innovative approaches to arts and humanities research.
De Montfort University is keen to receive applications from prospective research students looking to complete a PhD with research focusing around Arts and Humanities topics which are available to receive funding from the AHRC.
Midlands4Cities has two Studentship Competition Schemes for 2020:
1. Midlands4Cities Open Doctoral Award
2. Midlands4Cities Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA)