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Sykes Studentship

Robinson Sykes Cambridge Masters Studentship in Italian Studies

The Sykes Studentship enters its second year at Robinson, offering a studentship for a UK MPhil student focusing on Italian studies for entry in October 2023. The Studentship is open to exceptionally well-qualified candidates, of outstanding academic potential, who intend to study at the College for an MPhil with a focus on Italian Studies. Postgraduates of any University may apply. Eligible applicants must have applied for admission, or already received an offer of admission to the University of Cambridge. The Studentship will be tenable for one year in the case of an MPhil.

Those wishing to be considered for the Robinson Sykes Studentship should apply to the University in the normal manner. The successful applicant will be selected by the College, in consultation with the Italian Section, and it will be a condition of the award that they will become a member of Robinson College on taking up the Studentship.

Potential candidates are strongly encouraged to contact the Department in advance to discuss their research interests and postgraduate plans. The current postgraduate coordinator is Professor Pierpaolo Antonello –