Doctorate Social Studies degrees

45 universities in the UK offer 103 postgraduate doctorate social studies degrees.

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Anthropology and Sociology PhD

Anthropology and Sociology PhD

In the first year, every MPhil student is appointed a three-person research committee comprising a principal supervisor, a second supervisor and the Research Tutor. MPhil students attend the weekly Research...Read more
(4.1)
  • 36 months Full time degree: £4155 per year (UK/EU)
  • 72 months Part time degree: £2078 per year (UK/EU)

Sociology PhD

Sociology PhD

The Department is committed to providing nationally and internationally recognised training in social research and equipping postgraduate students with broader transferable skills. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 36 months Full time degree
  • 60 months Part time degree

Sociology PhD

Sociology PhD

The School of Social Science, History and Philosophy supports research projects in sociology. Sociologically oriented research takes place within and across a number of the School’s 6 departments, particularly,...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Ageing and Dementia Studies PhD

Ageing and Dementia Studies PhD

This programme will provide a dedicated route for high calibre students who (may have a specific research aim in mind and) are ready to carry out independent research leading to postdoctoral status. ...Read more
(4.6)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2061 per year (UK/EU)

Criminology (Professional Studies) DProf

Criminology (Professional Studies) DProf

The Masters and Doctorate in Professional Studies (MProf and DProf) have been developed with specialist pathways to reflect the complex developmental work of senior professionals in disciplines that are...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Part time degree

Sociology/Social Policy/Social Research PhD

Sociology/Social Policy/Social Research PhD

The School of Sociology and Social Policy at Leeds offers an array of opportunities for graduate research work. Throughout its existence, the School has been a major centre of research and graduate training,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £4250 per year (UK/EU)

Geography and Palaeoecology (Environmental Change) PhD

Geography and Palaeoecology (Environmental Change) PhD

Our research focuses on how Earths environments have changed, or are changing, over a range of timescales. Our aim is to maximise intellectual excellence in our research by building on strong biological-ecological,...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £3466 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £3466 per year (UK/EU)

Criminology PhD

Criminology PhD

The School of Social and Political Sciences benefits from an active research base ensuring that staff are involved in current debates and that you are made aware of relevant developments and issues. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4600 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree: £2300 per year (UK/EU)

Sociology PhD

Sociology PhD

This course, students will engage in innovative methodological and theoretical work, employ a diversity of methods and perspectives, and make a major contribution to applied and policy-related sociology,...Read more
(3.8)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £4120 per year (UK/EU)
  • 96 months Part time degree: £2060 per year (UK/EU)

Welfare, Health and Wellbeing PhD

Welfare, Health and Wellbeing PhD

Research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth, and contribute new knowledge to your discipline. A PhD involves demonstrating through original research or other advanced scholarship...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Archaeology and Anthropology PhD

Archaeology and Anthropology PhD

This course can open new career opportunities in commercial research and development, consultancy, or could lead you to starting your own business. From Archaeology & Anthropology to Environmental & Biological...Read more
(3.9)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)

Children and the Media PhD

Children and the Media PhD

The Program aims to offer knowledge and expertise for academic research and teaching or for a career in the media and communications industries. Cardiff welcomes applications from students interested...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4062 per year (UK/EU)

Anthropology PhD

Anthropology PhD

An Anthropolgy MPhil/PhD leads to relevant academic posts as well as research positions in government, NGOs and private and public sector organisations. Sustained fieldwork is normally required and graduates...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Sociology PhD

Sociology PhD

To be confirmed ...Read more
(2)
  • 60 months Full time degree: £4121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 84 months Part time degree: £2061 per year (UK/EU)

Health Service and Population Research PhD

Health Service and Population Research PhD

The health service and population research department (HSPR) seeks to find evidence-based ways to put innovatory treatments and services to the test – not only to improve people’s mental health but also...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5460 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2730 per year (UK/EU)

Social Practice Professional Doctorate

Social Practice Professional Doctorate

The Professional Doctorate in Social Practice has been designed to provide those who work in the broad area of the public, private and independent sector professions with an opportunity to study part-time...Read more
(4.4)
  • 8 years Part time day degree
Modules
  • Research workshop one: Introduction: Research questions, aims and initial review of the literature (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research workshop two: Identity and Epistemology: Towards an understanding of literatures and conceptual frameworks (100 Credits) - Core
  • Research workshop three: Designing and using methods in research concerning social practice (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research workshop four: Designing and using research methods to complement the research in the preceding module concerning social practice (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research workshop five: Thesis: Critical Reflection and Reflexivity (120 Credits) - Core
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Sociology PhD

Sociology PhD

Sociology at Edinburgh is one of the premier research units in the UK, as indicated by our excellent rating in the latest Research Assessment Exercise. We have a long-standing commitment to original empirical...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2061 per year (UK/EU)

Sociology PhD

Sociology PhD

PhD research projects in sociology can be supervised by any of the Sociology team in the School of Government and Society (see the link to research interests below). Although students wishing to undertake...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4110 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2055 per year (UK/EU)

Children and Young People PhD

Children and Young People PhD

All children and young people are entitled to the best start in life that our society can offer, and it is during these formative years that our lifelong health and social behaviours develop. ...Read more
(4.7)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4214 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2107 per year (UK/EU)

Anthropology PhD

Anthropology PhD

This research course can be offered in most areas of social anthropology, but we have particular expertise in the areas listed below. The Anthropology of the North - Scotland and The North - Diaspora,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 60 months Part time degree
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