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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‚Äôs postgraduate-only college, Ustinov College.

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

His Excellency Khaled Al-Duwaisan Scholar

This HH Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah doctoral fellowship is named in honour of His Excellency Khaled al-Duwaisan.
Close-Up External Al-Qasimi Building

General Sir Peter de la Billière Scholars

This al-Sabah doctoral fellowship is named in honour of General Sir Peter de la Billière.

Get in Touch

Enquiries about the HH Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammed al-Sabah Programme should be sent via the email below.

HH Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammed al-Sabah Programme

Professor Anoush Ehteshami
Al-Qasimi Building
Elvet Hill Road
Durham
DH1 3TU

Tel: +44 (0)191 334 5662