Support for Research

The School unites 10 internationally-renowned research institutes at the University of London to form the UK's national centre for the support and promotion of research in the humanities and social sciences. We develop and provide a wide range of resources for the benefit of researchers around the world.

The School's research support and promotion activities fall into seven broad categories:

EVENTS
Public seminars, lectures and conferences delivered by experts in the field from around the world.  

RESEARCH TRAINING
Discipline-specific, generic and online research training programme for UK students.

FELLOWSHIPS
Institute and School-based non-stipendary and funded fellowships for researchers at all levels.

NETWORKS AND COLLABORATIONS
Collaborative framework aimed at  advancing research across the disciplines.  

DIGITAL RESOURCES
Online resources incl. open access repositories, databases, portals and libraries.

PUBLICATIONS
Journals, conference proceedings,
editions and monograph series both in print and e-book formats.

LIBRARY RESOURCES
Word-class and unique specialist Institute collections available to all.

MA IN HUMAN RIGHTS

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Bursaries are available for the longest-running interdisciplinary, practice-oriented human rights MA programme in the UK.

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BEING HUMAN FESTIVAL | 15–23 NOVEMBER

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This November, the School, in partnership with the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy, will stage the UK’s first national festival of the humanities.

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