This guidance is for ESRC-funded students.


For advice and guidance about your studentship award, contact the relevant person at  your DTP, CDT or DTC:

If your studentship started before October 2011, refer to the Research organisation nominated contacts list.

Postgraduate Funding Guide

You can find full details of the terms and conditions for your award in our Postgraduate Funding Guide.

Training and other opportunities

In addition to our studentship awards, there are additional opportunities for training and development that you may be eligible for.

Disabled Students Allowance

Any disabled student who, because of disability, is obliged to incur additional expenditure in connection with their studies, may be eligible for an allowance.

The research councils have adopted a harmonised approach to DSA. Further guidance and a claim form is available on the UKRI website.