Skip to content

Toggle service links

You are here

  1. Home
  2. PhD Students
  3. Recruitment timetable

css pmedia

Recruitment timetable

A typical timetable for the recruitment process, for the standard October start, is as follows:

  •   Studentship projects are posted on the SPS website (early December)
  •   Deadline for applications (mid February)
  •   Shortlist applicants (late February)
  •   Interview days (mid March)
  •   Appointments confirmed (early April)

If necessary, a second selection & interview round will be held as follows

  •  Deadline and shortlisting for second round appliations (late April)
  •  Second interview days (mid May)


  •  Students start (early October)