Humanities Division Studentships

Fully-Funded Studentships in partnership with University Departments, Faculties and Divisions (including the Oxford-Swire studentship scheme):

Clarendon Award (Humanities Division)

University College contributes each year College-linked awards to the Clarendon Fund competition. For entry in October 2018, there will be one University College-Clarendon Studentship in any of the courses for which the College admits in the Humanities Division. Award-holders will receive a fully-funded studentship. All nationalities are eligible for Clarendon Awards. For further details of the scheme and of the application procedure please consult the Clarendon Fund website.

University College-Senior-AHRC (Humanities Division)

Open to outstanding students who apply for DPhil entry to any of the courses for which the College admits in the Humanities Division, and who are eligible for award of an AHRC studentship. The studentship will be awarded as part of the Humanities Division's annual AHRC studentship competition.

Oxford-Swire Studentship in History (Faculty of History)

A fully-funded studentship is available for entry in October 2018. This will provide 1 year's full funding; open to outstanding students who apply for entry to one of the 1-year Master's courses for which Univ admits that are offered by the Faculty of History. Depending on additional partnership funding available to the History Faculty, the award may instead be made to an outstanding student who applies for DPhil entry to the Faculty of History.

The studentship will be awarded as part of the Faculty of History’s annual studentship competition and will cover living costs and all fees. Deadline for online applications is noon on 19 January 2018.

Oxford-Anderson Studentship in History (Faculty of History)

A fully-funded MSt studentship is available for entry in October 2018, open to an outstanding Home/EU student who applies for entry to one of the 1-year Master’s courses for which Univ admits that are offered by the Faculty of History. No separate application to the College is required, as the studentship will be awarded as part of the Faculty of History’s annual studentship competition. It will cover living costs and all fees. Deadline for online applications is noon on 19 January 2018.

Oxford-Cawkwell-Faculty of Classics Studentship

A fully-funded Oxford-Cawkwell-Faculty of Classics Studentship is available to an outstanding candidate who applies to the  Faculty of Classics for 2018 entry to the MSt programmes in Ancient History or Languages and Literature. This award is open to Home and EU candidates and does not require a seperate application (although candidates must list University College as their preferred college on the relevant section of the online application form, or be willing to migrate to Univ to take up the award). The award will pay living costs and all fees at RCUK levels. Students should apply by the University's main online application deadline of noon on 19 January 2018.

Oxford-Rothermere at Univ Studentship (American Politics or American History)

A fully-funded DPhil studentship is available for entry in October 2018, open to an outstanding student from the European Economic Area (EEA) who applies for entry to undertake a DPhil in either the area of American Politics (in the Department of Politics and International Relations, Social Sciences Division) or in the area of American History (in the Faculty of History, Humanities Division). No separate application to the College is required, as the studentship will be awarded as part of the relevant department's annual studentship competition. It will cover living costs and all fees. Deadlines for online applications are noon on 8 January 2018 (for Politics) and noon on 19 January 2018 (for History).