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PhD Studentship Competitions with Northern Bridge Consortium

PhD Studentship Competitions with Northern Bridge Consortium

20 October 2021

Newcastle Law School is part of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Northern Bridge Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership.

The deadline for applications is 12 January 2022.

What are the Northern Bridge Student Competitions? Northern Bridge offer up to 67 funded studentships per year to outstanding postgraduate researchers across the full range of Arts and Humanities subjects.

Why study at Newcastle?

Newcastle Law School is a hub for world-leading research. We boast a diverse community of researchers and we provide a stimulating international academic environment.


Here at Newcastle Law School, we have research strengths in:

  • technology law and data 
  • constitutionalism and governance 
  • law and obligations 
  • business law and governance 
  • empirical research
  • rights, lawyering and justice


For information about Northern Bridge, click here:  

To register for the online Application Masterclasses for prospective applicants on Tuesday 9 November, 2:00-3:30pm or Thursday 11 November, 10:00-11:30pm, click here:


If you are eligible and interested in applying for one of these studentships, please email Dr Ruth Houghton, by 1 December: