PhD Research Degrees
CEL PhD studentships
Please note: Applications for the 2022 studentships are now open.
The Centre of European Law at King’s College London is offering one research studentship (fees and maintenance) commencing in September 2022 and tenable for three years. Applicants should apply for the Law Research (MPhil/PhD) programme through the King’s College London online application system and cite "Centre of European Law Scholarship" as the proposed funding source. A separate application form should also be submitted.
The subject area of proposed legal research for the studentship must relate to European Law or European Law as broadly understood (see full details in the above link to the application form). The candidate should have achieved, or be expected to achieve, at least a strong Merit in a Master’s degree in law or a related discipline, with strong evidence of research and writing ability. This will normally involve achieving a strong Merit in a dissertation component of the Master’s degree.
Please read the scholarship document for further details (pdf 106kb).
Enquiries may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
PhD research degree non-funded
All those wishing to do a research degree under the supervision of the Centre's academic staff are encouraged to apply.
Initially please email a research proposal of between 1,000 and 2,000 words and a detailed curriculum vitae, giving a brief summary of your academic qualifications (including details of your degree classification), to the Research Support Manager. The manager will then process it to ensure that there is someone in the Centre who is available and willing to undertake the necessary supervision. If there is such a person, a formal application will then be considered by the Admissions Team.
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