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British Institute at Ankara Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Last Updated on March 21, 2015

BIAA in collaboration with the republic of Turkey has been offering this opportunity in the field of History, archeology and social sciences studies to fellows from England doing Post-doctoral research and interested in studying Turkish Literature. This opportunity has benefited many fellows in the past and is willing to do more in the future.

Scholarship Name:

BIAA  Post- Doctoral Fellowships

Study Institution: 

Students will be accepted in British Institute at Ankara and then will be asked to spend short period of time in Turkey, Romania, Georgia and Ukraine.

Scholarship Honors to: 

Fellowship is offered to Post- Doctoral scholars from England, willing to spend time in above mentioned countries.

Scholarship Funded by: 

The grant of the scholarship will be provided by BIAA to students willing to research in the field of Arts, Humanities and Social sciences with major Interest in exploring Turkey.

Offered Program: 

Scholars who have finished their course work and want to do international research. It is important that scholars have English language proficiency (Duration 12 months).

Application Deadline:

BIAA will start accepting the application from 1st April. It is highly advised that students send in their applications and proposals for research before 1st May (annually) and put the best of their skills while making the proposals.

Course Starts: 

Candidates will be updated about the starting of the research work via e-mail or Post mail after getting selected for this opportunity.

No of Scholarships:

Post-Doctoral scholars from all over England can freely apply for this scholarship as the quota for this fellowship is not yet defined by BIAA. It is highly likely for scholars to get selected who have a strong interest to study Turkey and related incidents especially Black Sea literature.

You may interested to apply in following international scholarships:

Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani Scholarship for Qatari Students

British Institute at Ankara Research Scholarships

Offered Study Fields:

Candidates must notice that proposals related to following fields will be accepted.

  • Social sciences
  • Arts
  • Humanities

Who can apply?

Aspirants from England, willing to spend the two third of their research period in Turkey and study there.

Scholarship Benefits:

A fund of 20,000 pound (yearly)  will be granted to the fellow along with shelter, visa facility and medical insurance. All the above mentioned benefits will be covered by the scholarship fund no extra fund will be granted to the research period. Ankara will also provide shelter of 10 pounds per night and 250 per month.


Following criteria must be considered before applying for the scholarship.

  • All the candidates must submit their proposals in the form of Hard copy and also through email in English Language.
  • It is also advised that candidates must know English otherwise they will be asked to take English Proficiency skills.
  • Candidates must have completed Doctorate and have a strong connection with UK academia.

Key Reminder:

As already mentioned students must follow the deadlines properly, write proposals in English language and must have a will to spend two third time of their research period in Turkey.

Website Link:

Following link is advised to be visited.

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