MA, MRes and PhD scholarships, School of History and Anthropology, Queen's University Belfast

The School of History and Anthropology, Queen's University Belfast, is one of the leading schools for historical and anthropological study in the UK and Ireland. Anthropology is listed in the UK top ten in the Guardian (2013), while History is listed in the global top 100 in the QS World Rankings (2013).

The School is offering scholarships for highly qualified students beginning its MA, MRes and PhD programmes in September 2014. The range of scholarships available within the School provide for EU and international fees as well as a maintenance allowance. The School offers MA pathways in:

  • History (with strands in British History; Ancient History; Medieval and Early Modern History; American History; Religion, Identity and Conflict)
  • Irish History
  • Irish Studies
  • Social Anthropology
  • Cognition and Culture

The School offers an exciting new MRes pathway in Irish Local History.

The School welcomes PhD proposals across the range of colleagues' expertise. In addition to the scholarships mentioned above, PhD applicants may also be considered for AHRC awards via the Northern Bridge consortium, which unites the research strengths of Queen's University Belfast with those of the universities of Newcastle and Durham. The School will host a postgraduate open day in Belfast on 31 January 2014.

Full information is available at

Full information on scholarships is available at

For further information, and to secure a place at the School's postgraduate open day, please contact Crawford Gribben [].

For more information about the application process seeĀ

Published on: 
12 Feb 2014