PhD Studentships

Birmingham School of Architecture and Design has a vibrant community of Postgraduate Researchers (PGRs) studying for PhDs in subjects aligned to our research clusters.

There are opportunities for our PhD applicants to apply for studentships.


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 awarding up to 80 doctoral studentships for UK/EU applicants for 2019 through an open competition as well as 11 Collaborative Doctoral Awards.

Find out more about applying to Midland4Cities

PhD studentships and STEAM studentships

Students studying with researchers at Birmingham School of Architecture and Design are also eligible to apply for funding through Birmingham City University’s prestigious STEAM scholarships.

Read more about applying for a PhD