Resources for all UK social science students

We play a key strategic role in supporting the training of the UK social science community by providing a range of funding opportunities for researchers throughout their career. We invest in high quality research training to promote the development of skilled researchers who are able to:

  • produce high quality, original and insightful research
  • tackle the most pressing social and economic challenges
  • have a broad impact on our society and academic community
  • promote the development of a vibrant and fair society
  • contribute and advance our understanding of behaviour and social life

We provide a range of resources for the entire UK social science postgraduate community.

Training, skills and research resources

Helping you make an impact with your research

  • Our impact toolkit provides guidance on how to achieve maximum impact for your research.
  • Our media training courses for PhD and postdoctoral students provide you with the basic skills you need for working with the press.

Other funding and resources for PhD students