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Huddersfield Business School (HBS) Open Scholarship 2025 (PhD)

Updated: Jun 13

HBS Open Scholarship 2025

Applications are open at University of Huddersfield for Business students interested in pursuing a PhD degree in Business and Management disciplines.

Huddersfield Business School announces the availability of Six Open PhD Scholarship positions and is inviting applications from exceptional candidates to apply for it.


HBS Open scholarship Coverage

The HBS scholarship is fully funded that provides awardees with the following benefits:

  • Full fee waiver for all successful applicants

  • Annual stipend of £3,500 (FT PGRs), which is reduced to 50% (i.e., £1,750 annually) for PT PGRs


Eligibility criteria

  • Open to both national and international applicants.

  • Candidates must hold a Master’s degree with distinction.

  • Research proposals should align with one of Huddersfield Business School’s research themes and areas of focus (business, management, economics and econometrics, and law).


Application documents

All submitted applications must include:

  1. A cover letter

  2. CV

  3. A research proposal

  4. MSc mark transcript

  5. Two letters from referees which should all be received before the application closing date.

• The Research proposal should include the following:

  • Proposed title indicating relevant areas of research

  • An introduction to the topic or area of the proposed research

  • Review of previous work within this field of research

  • Aims and objectives of the research

  • Methodology and proposed data

  • List of references


Application procedure

The application for HBS Open Scholarship is entirely online through their online research degree application form. Please make it clear on your application that you wish to be considered for our HBS Open Scholarship

Application Deadline

Based on the month/year of intake, there are 3 deadlines as follows:

1). April 2024 Intake: 26 January 2024

2). Sept/Oct 2024 intake: 07 June 2024

3). January 2025: 18 October 2024




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