Dec 16

PhD scholarships for entry in 2017/18

John Heathershaw and David Lewis are accepting applications for PhD study in all areas of Central Asian and Post-Soviet politics, particularly related to conflict management, authoritarian governance, and offshore and extra-territorial aspects of politics.

There is funding available at the University of Exeter for both UK/EU and international students both of which are highly competitive:

UK/EU students applying for ESRC awards may also consider collaborative studentships where they collaborate with an NGO or the public sector.  This may enhance your chances of success.  For some examples:

The deadline is short and interested candidates should send a proposal to Heathershaw or Lewis in early January if they would like feedback.  Basic guidelines are here:

Thank you to those of you that have already been in touch.  Best wishes for your applications.