The Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies is an Area Studies department grounded in multidisciplinary approaches to research and training. Within a purpose-built space, it brings together...Read more
MPhil/PhD by Research in Social Statistics and Demography
We have a lively and active group of research students and pride ourselves on our success rate, with most students completing their PhDs in around three years. We achieve this by providing effective supervision,...Read more
Social anthropology considers people, through and through, as social beings. Everything that all of us do, in whatever society or culture at whatever period of history, rests on assumptions, which usually...Read more
Work with expert faculty conducting primary research, mainly through long-term ethnographic fieldwork.
You’ll be part of an active research community involving visiting doctoral students from overseas,...Read more
This is a demanding course which enables students to reach a fairly high level of specialist knowledge in social anthropology within a relatively short time and, subject to performance in their exams...Read more
The MPhil introduces students to contemporary theories and research methods on the intersection of sociology and demography. This advanced 21-month programme takes a life-course and multilevel approach,...Read more