University of Nottingham Ningbo China
AHRC Centre for
Digital Copyright and IP Research in China
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PhD projects 

The AHRC China Centre’s research will have relevance to government, business and education sectors in China and its findings aim to inform policy and support the development of consistent copyright and intellectual property regulation and to aid business innovation and commercial design across China.

The Centre is supported by a £500k grant from the AHRC and Newton Fund over two years with matched funding from the Ningbo Science and Technology Bureau and a further substantial contribution in kind from UNNC. It will act as a key national research hub with links to related projects and research groups in Beijing, Shanghai and other major cities. It provides the opportunity to have real impact in China as well as to bridge the best of UK and Chinese research capacity in this field. The centre currently hosts three PhD students from diverse backgrounds doing IP and Copyright related research.

The AHRC Centre has funded a number of PhD students, including:
Full name
Chen, Troy Zhen
2015-2018   Completed
Hou, fangfang