ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership

Loughborough University is part of a Midlands consortium receiving funding to train the next generation of world-leading social scientists.

The CRCC leads the Media and Communication pathway in the ESRC funded Midlands Graduate School doctoral training partnership.

Awards available include 1 + 3 funding for a Masters in Social Science Research and a 3 year doctoral studentship as well as 3 year doctoral studentships. We welcome applications from highly qualified candidates across the spectrum of our research in communication, culture and media. Please make contact with potential supervisors via our People page to discuss your plans in the first instance. See more details of how to apply for a research degree in the prospectus.

From October 2017, students will benefit from being able to access the highest quality training.

Students can find out more about how to apply to the Midlands Graduate School here.