Current Students

If you are a current North West Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership student, this page is your first point of contact for enquiries about funding, advanced training and how to make the most of your time as part of the NWSSDTP.

Course registration, assessment and progression are managed at a local level. Therefore any queries on such matters should be directed to your School PGR Administrator or your supervisor in the first instance.

If you have any queries concerning your studentship payments or other institution-specific queries, your first point of contact will be your institutional Administrative Contact.

NWSSDTP Student Handbook

NWSSDTP Students should have received a Student Handbook at the commencement of their studentship, that outlines all the opportunities, policies and deadlines which DTP students should be aware of. Please see here (pending) the most recent version of this handbook.


NWSSDTP-funded students have access to a number of different funded opportunities during the course of their studentship. These include: