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Scholarship PhD Scholarship in Chinese film aesthetics
Reference 21TW_CS
Length of Scholarship Up to 36 months, subject to satisfactory progression
Places 1
Programme PhD Culture Studies
Department or School International Communications
Faculty Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Entry 11 September 2021
Closing Date 15 May 2021 China Standard Time (CST)


The available PhD scholarship cover

  • Tuition Fee, covered for up to 36 months based on satisfactory progression
  • All regulations set out in the UNNC PhD Scholarship Policy apply


Available PhD research areas with potential supervisory team

  • Chinese film
  • Film aesthetics


PhD programme structure

PhD programmes at the UNNC are composed of 3 years research and a 1 year thesis pending period for full time PhDs. Full time PhDs are expected to submit their theses within a maximum of four years from initial registration.

On successful completion of the PhD, the students will be awarded a PhD degree from University of Nottingham. No reference will be made on the degree certificate as to where the degree has been completed. The University of Nottingham PhD degree is accredited by the Chinese Ministry of Education and the UK Quality Assurance Agency.



Applicants must have a first class honours undergraduate degree or 65% and above for a Masters’ degree from a British university, or the equivalent from other institutions.

Applicants must meet the required English language proficiency for the relevant subject area.

More details can be found on the 'entry requirements' page of the website.


How to apply

No separate application is required for applying for a scholarship but please make sure you quote the scholarship reference number in your PhD application form. A list of required documents can be found on the 'how to apply' page. Informal inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Corey Schultz