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AHRC Masters Studentship (Professional Preparation Masters) in Information, Knowledge and Library Management

January 26, 2012

The Department of Information Science at Loughborough University is an active and highly regarded Department, which, since its creation in 1972, has established a national and international reputation in its field. The Department of Information Science is ranked as the top institution in the UK to study Library and Information Management with UCL (Times Good University Guide – June 2009). Excellence in teaching and research is also acknowledged by the award from the QAA of 24/24 and the RAE panel judgement that 85% of the Department’s research is at an international level. The staff are committed to being at the leading edge of the discipline and to providing a first class learning and teaching experience for all students.

Through the AHRC Block Grant Partnership scheme, the Department is pleased to be able to offer a Professional Preparation Masters Studentship for a successful UK/EU postgraduate applicant beginning their programme in October 2012. The Studentship includes UK/EU tuition fees (therefore only applicants with UK/EU fee status are eligible) and a maintenance payment for eligible candidates. The award is subject to AHRC eligibility conditions.

The Department of Information Science will nominate an individual who has been offered a place on the following taught programmes for a Studentship:

MA/MSc Information and Library Management

MSc Information and Knowledge Management

To download a postgraduate programme application form, please go to:

Please indicate on the relevant place on the application form that you wish to be considered for an AHRC studentship. Send your application to the Department of Information Science, Loughborough University, Loughborough LE113TU, FAO Adrienne Muir.

If you have any queries regarding our taught Masters programmes, call: 01509 223052 or email:

The closing date for applications for AHRC Studentships is 2 March 2012. 


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