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MPhil Postgraduate research opportunities in Humanities and Social Science

MPhil Postgraduate research opportunities in Humanities and Social Science

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Full time | Liverpool John Moores University | 2 years | JUN

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

JUN

Key information
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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Humanities / General Studies / Combined Studies Social Sciences Social Research

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Excellent research opportunities await in the School of Humanities and Social Science. Work at the forefront of developments with leading experts.

  • Study full or part-time over one to seven years
  • Choose from a wide range of subject areas (see Details tab for more information)
  • Complete your research degree (MPhil/PhD) in a Faculty known for its internationally-acclaimed research
  • Explore scholarship opportunities
  • Benefit from expert supervision and researcher training
  • Enjoy excellent facilities and great employment connections

The programme route you undertake will depend on your qualifications and experience. Most of our students initially register for MPhil/PhD and go on to complete their PhD via successful progression from MPhil.

You can study for an MPhil full time over one or two years or part time over two to four years. Progressing from an MPhil (and including MPhil registration), you can study for a PhD full time over 33 to 48 months or part time over 45 to 84 months. If you are taking a direct route PhD, you can study full time over two to three years or part time over three to six years.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Fee for 2019/20 entry is £5,000 per year. There will be a slight increase in 2020/21 entry.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,600

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You will need: a Masters degree with a research dissertation in a relevant subject and research training relating to your chosen subject area for a PhD direct. If you are applying for an MPhil or MPhil/PhD, you need a minimum 2:1 honours degree in a relevant subject.

University information

Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Education, Health and Community Engineering and Technology Science Liverpool Business School The...more