Postgraduate Development Plans

AHRC’s timetable for the development and launch of future calls for Doctoral Training Partnerships and Centres for Doctoral Training is as follows:

Month & Year Activity
September 2015 – November 2015 Development Period: draft outline of call published for comment and feedback; discussion meetings to be arranged.
December 2015 – October 2016 Finalisation of plans and preparation of call documentation by AHRC
November 2016 Call launch
February – March 2017 AHRC surgeries for prospective bidders
October 2017 Call deadline
July 2018 Outcomes announced
October 2019 First student cohort under new round of funding


Two discussion meetings were held on 4 November 2015 (London) and 5 November (Leeds). The presentation is available to download here: DTP Town Meeting Presentation (pptx file, 740KB)

Further information is now available in a news item.