Comparative, Political and Social History, Ph.D. | Autonomous University of Barcelona | Barcelona, Spain
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Comparative, Political and Social History

36 months
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540 EUR/year
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About

The PhD programme in Comparative, Political and Social History at the Autonomous University of Barcelona is the culmination of the study of modern and contemporary history and a broad variety of topics.

Overview

The PhD in Comparative, Political and Social History at the Autonomous University of Barcelona seeks to offer a full preparation for students to carry out complex, original and innovative research situated in current fields of historical reference both nationally and internationally.

The knowledge acquired by the PhDs must be accredited through the production of a doctoral thesis which demonstrated their mastery of the most advanced techniques in searches of sources, their use and interpretation.

Professional opportunities

This PhD programme provides the following principal career options:

  • Teaching in higher education within the EHEA
  • Research
  • Specialist Journalism
  • Museum studies
  • Archive studies
  • Cultural management
  • Consultancy services
  • Politics

Programme Structure

Research areas include:

  • Contemporary Liberal and Democratic States, 19th-20th Century: History and Heritage
  • Current History: History and Testimonies
  • Contemporary Political Cultures, 19th-20th Century: History and Memory
  • Francoism and Democracy Eras, 20th Century: History and Documents
  • Modern Era, 16th-18th Century: History and Written Sources
  • Social History and History of The Workers' Movement: History and Iconography
  • The Era of the Illustration and Liberalism, 18th-19th Century: History and Documentary Collections

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Pre-registration deadlines: 13 October 

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

    • Certification or academic record of the Degree or the Spanish or foreign degree
    • Certification or academic record of the Master's Degree / Doctoral Program
    • Certification or academic record of the DEA or the Research Proficiency
    • Motivation letter
    • Research project or plan
    • DNI / Passport
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Reference letters
    • Document of acceptance of the academic tutor
    • Document of acceptance of the thesis supervisor
    • If the thesis supervisor is external to the UAB, CV of the thesis supervisor with investigative merits: doctor's degree, publications, research projects, congresses
    • Language level accreditation
    • Accreditation of courses on quantitative and / or qualitative methodological techniques

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    540 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    540 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Barcelona

770 - 1360 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find PhD's scholarship opportunities for Comparative, Political and Social History.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
Summer courses of Lectures for Institutes of Languages from the University
Merit-based

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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 EUR
Deadline
15 Oct 2024
Study Abroad Scholarship Program - Diversity Scholarship
Merit-based

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Spanish Studies Abroad
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Go-Again Alumni Scholarship
Merit-based

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Spanish Studies Abroad Alumni Scholar Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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ServiceScape
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1350 EUR
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
ELES-Scholarship (Ernst-Ludwig-Ehrlich-Studienwerk)
Merit-based Need-based

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Austria’s Agency for Education and Internationalisation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Grants of the Leopold Figl Foundation for students with residence in Lower Austria
Need-based

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Leopold Figl Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Erasmus+ - Grants for study mobility
Merit-based

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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
Women Scholarship for International Students
Merit-based

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educations.com
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
Merit-based

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IvyPanda
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