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Current PhD Studentships

2023 studentship projects

    • PhD studentship on Articulating the value of community engagement in the built environment

      Applications are invited for an Open-Oxford-Cambridge AHRC DTP-funded Collaborative Doctoral Award at The Open University, in partnership with Future of London.

      Available from October 2023, this fully-funded studentship includes: payment of university fees throughout the funded period; a tax-free maintenance grant for your living costs at the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) minimum rate (£17,668 for 2022/23); an additional AHRC stipend of £550 per annum to support costs incurred by working with the partner organisation. Further details about the benefits of an Open-Oxford-Cambridge AHRC DTP award are available on the DTP’s studentships page.

      Closing date: 11 January 2023 (12:00 midday UK time)

      How to Apply

      If you would like to apply, please send an email to by (date to follow) and include:

      1. A completed Open University application form, downloadable from: Application Process. (Note: This is an advertised studentship and you do not need to submit a proposal);
      2. An academic CV containing contact details of three academic references;
      3. A 1000 word cover letter outlining why the project is of interest to you and how your skills match those required;
      4. Applicants will need to demonstrate good competence in the English language.

      You are encouraged to contact the lead supervisor of the project(s) for any informal enquiries relating to the project and candidate suitability.

      In accordance with current advice on Coronavirus, interviews will be conducted online.