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British Election Study – PhD Opportunity


We are pleased to announce the opportunity of a fully funded PhD position (including fees and maintenance) within Politics at Manchester. “Studying how the economy shapes voting using new ‘big data’ and the British Election Study” This is a CASE award in conjunction with the…

Wave 7 of the BES Internet Panel Released

The British Election Study is pleased to announce the release of the seventh wave of our Internet Panel survey. Wave 7 was conducted immediately prior to the 2016 local Elections. We will also be releasing wave 8 – a rolling campaign wave stretching from the…

BES and the EU referendum result on ITV


The British Election Study has served the social science community since 1964, and will continue to provide a public resource for understanding the political upheaval our country is experiencing. On Thursday night, using the British Election Study, we called the result of the EU referendum…