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The Sasakawa Japanese Studies Postgraduate Studentship at Birkbeck University of London

Application details

You will be eligible if you meet the following criteria: MA: a first class or a good upper second class undergraduate degree (or its equivalent for non-UK candidates), PhD: similar achievements at undergraduate and masters level. Non-UK candidates for masters scholarships are eligible only if they have been in the UK for at least 3 years before the beginning of their masters study. This does not apply to non-UK PhD candidates, but priority is given to those who have completed postgraduate studies of at least one year’s duration at a UK institution. Those who have already accepted full scholarships from other funding sources are not eligible.

Award level

Masters | Doctorate

Awarding body

Birkbeck, University of London

Award Value

Bursary :£10000

Studentship consists of £10,000 to be used towards either a Master’s degree or a Doctoral Programme in Japanese Studies at Birkbeck, starting in October 2015.

Subject area

Social Sciences

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