Institute for Development Studies
Self Sponsored Programmes
PhD applications must be submitted together with research proposals. Admission is subject to class capacity and sponsorship.
Applications received after the deadline will be considered at an additional fee. Applicants are advised to seek sponsorship, e.g. from their employers, or make arrangements to fully finance their studies. A limited number of scholarships are available at department level.
Applicants from non-English speaking countries must produce a certificate of proficiency in English such as Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).