We will only consider complete applications. The research degree application is complete once you have uploaded all of the following:
copies of your bachelors and masters certificates, including transcripts
copy of your IELTS (or equivalent) certificate (if applicable)
copy of your passport
two references uploaded or requested - one should be an academic reference from your most recent period of study. Both must have been written within the last year.
your CV (no more than two pages)
a two-page statement in place of the standard personal statement and research proposal to convey your motivation and enthusiasm for this project, and to demonstrate your suitability for your intended studies at the University of Brighton and the British Museum. It should include examples that draw on relevant work, voluntary or study experiences and illustrate the transferable skills you will use when you become a CDP student (for example, time management, project management, communication skills, problem solving and working with museum collections). It should include the following:
a. Your interest in this project and details on why you have chosen the University of Brighton and the British Museum
b. How you will apply your current skills, knowledge and experience to undertaking a PhD and completing this project
c. Success and achievements that are relevant to the course and show your aptitude for study
d. How the course fits into your career plans and ambitions
To submit your application please follow these steps:
- 1. Click the 'apply online now' button, on the right.
- 2. Select 'register and start a new application', to create your user account.
- 3. Once you are logged in, select 'apply to a new course'.
- 4. Select the type of course 'research degree'.
- 5. Select mode of study 'full-time' or 'part-time'.
- 6. Select school 'Humanities'.
- 7. Select 'British Museum CDP'.
- 9. Click 'apply'.
You will now be able to complete the online application form.