Fees and funding

Information on fees, funding, and scholarships as a postgraduate research student within the School of Architecture.

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The University provides information on tuition fees for PhD courses.

Department scholarship opportunities

Funding opportunities for doctoral study are available on a competitive basis each year. The application deadline for all scholarships listed here is normally at the beginning of February and successful applicants will be informed in mid April.

To make an application for a scholarship, candidates must have already have applied to the School of Architecture and had an offer to study for a PhD (but not started). Applications to study for a PhD can be made at any time. Please be aware that some PhD applications take time to assess and our advice would be to apply early.

WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2019/20

The White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP), accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council in 2016, is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull, and Manchester Metropolitan.

The DTP is offering a range of social sciences PhD Studentships starting in September/October 2019.

Find out more and apply