Research Councils UK and Doctoral Training Alliance Funding

Manchester Metropolitan is a member of several prestigious scholarship partnerships with the UK Research Councils. We are also part of University Alliance's Doctoral Training Alliance.

White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership

This innovative and dynamic scheme, accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), allows us to offer fully funded PhD scholarships in two research pathways:

Find out more about opportunities with the White Rose

North West Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership

The North West Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership (NWCDTP) is an ambitious scheme, accredited by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), that allows us to offer fully funded PhD scholarships in the Arts and Humanities

Find out more about opportunities with the North West Consortium

Doctoral Training           
Alliance (DTA)         

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Manchester Met is a member of University Alliance's Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA). To strengthen the UK's research and innovation ecosystem, the Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA) model has been created in response to industry needs. The training produces independent, highly-employable researchers with expertise and skills in strategically important research areas. The DTA is the largest multi-partner and only nationwide doctoral training initiative of its kind.

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