Commonwealth Scholarship Commission: opportunities for 2016

NEW Funding opportunity for PhD candidates from  Australia, The Bahamas, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Cyprus, Malta, and New Zealand: BIS 2016 Scholarships (deadline 17th June 2016 at 23:59 BST.) The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission has very recently been informed by the UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Scottish Government that they will provide funding for a small number… Continue reading Commonwealth Scholarship Commission: opportunities for 2016

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Postgraduate funding opportunities

Postgraduate Student Support Scholarship 2016. Deadline 4 June 2016 Durham University is delighted to announce the introduction of 100 Postgraduate Taught Scholarships worth £3,000. The scholarships are open to applicants from currently under-represented groups within the postgraduate taught population. The scholarships are intended to support students who may not have otherwise considered postgraduate education. This could be… Continue reading Postgraduate funding opportunities

9th March: Northern Bridge Nominees Conference

9th March Northern Bridge Nominees Conference   The School of Modern Languages and Cultures is hosting a one day conference for all NBDTP nominees to introduce NBDTP nominees to MLAC and to provide them with the opportunity to meet colleagues and see the facilities here at Durham.  A bursary has been offered to all nominated… Continue reading 9th March: Northern Bridge Nominees Conference

Introducing the MA in Translation Studies: Interview with current student

Ellie Saunderson-Darkes is currently studying the MA in Translation Studies.   You did your undergraduate degree at Durham. Why did you choose to stay? The great staff inspired me, especially Dr Wagstaffe and Dr McKinnon. There's a lot of pastoral care and I felt really supported. What can Durham offer someone who wants to pursue… Continue reading Introducing the MA in Translation Studies: Interview with current student

Introducing the MA in Visual Arts and Culture: Interview with current student

Alejandra Arias is a current student of the MA in Visual Arts and Culture.   Why did you decide to do the MA in Visual Arts and Cultures? The new program offered us a chance to have an interdisciplinary study, allowing us to be creative with our MAs. What does Durham offer a student interested… Continue reading Introducing the MA in Visual Arts and Culture: Interview with current student

Introducing the MA by Research: Interview with current student

Barbora Bartosova is currently pursuing an MA by Research in twentieth-century French studies, tentatively entitled 'From Baudelaire to the Situationists, Processing the Loss of Tradition with Regards to the Phenomenon of Modernity'.   Why did you come to Durham? Firstly, Durham has one of the best French departments in the country. It also has excellent… Continue reading Introducing the MA by Research: Interview with current student

Introducing the MA in Medieval and Early Modern Studies: Interview with current student

Current MA student Liv Cannon took a few moments out of her day to answer some questions on her postgraduate studies at Durham. What does Durham offer someone with an interest in medieval and/or early modern studies? A vibrant community. IMEMS (Durham's Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies) and its student group MEMSA (Medieval… Continue reading Introducing the MA in Medieval and Early Modern Studies: Interview with current student

Events Bulletin: Week commencing December 7th

This Thursday 10th December, in lieu of a forum session, the second language café of the year will be taking place in the DSU bar at 18:30, giving us a chance to flex our linguistic muscles after a long term in the North East of England. If you have any suggestions for next term’s forum… Continue reading Events Bulletin: Week commencing December 7th

Thinking about MA study? Come to an information session

Are you a finalist thinking about postgraduate study? Durham is running two events which may interest you. Wednesday 9 December: MA Programmes in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures at Durham Join us from 12 - 1 pm in ER 143 to learn about the MA programmes in Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Translation Studies,… Continue reading Thinking about MA study? Come to an information session

Postgraduate Study info session

December 9th 12PM (ER143) Are you a Durham finalist thinking about postgraduate study in Modern Languages and Cultures? Even if this is only a remote possibility at this stage, there is an opportunity to find out more about postgraduate taught and research degrees offered by the School. The session will include short staff and student presentations about the following… Continue reading Postgraduate Study info session