The North West Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership (NWSSDTP) was established in 2016 and is a consortium of four universities in the North West of England:

The NWSSDTP is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), to support postgraduate studentships and training in the social sciences. The NWSSDTP will award at least 41 postgraduate studentships each year.

Please see our ‘How to Apply’ page for details of how to submit an application for postgraduate funding. The full range of disciplines supported by the NWSSDTP can be found here.