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Durham University

HH Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah Programme

Doctoral Programme

The University endeavours to attract the brightest and most motivated academics to acquire their PhD degrees at Durham in the areas of international and regional politics and security. The doctoral fellowships are awarded in conjunction with membership of Durham University’s postgraduate-only college, Ustinov College.

The University will recruit one doctoral student per year. Recipents will alternate between Kuwaiti and other nationalities.

  • The Kuwait studentship is named in honour of

His Excellency Khaled Al-Duwaisan

  • The other studentship is named in hounour of

General Sir Peter de la Billière