To receive a PhD, you have to research a topic that we have approved and present a written thesis at an oral examination. Your work should be an original contribution to knowledge, or an original application...Read more
The PhD commences with two simultaneous tasks.
A short course (Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods) that builds up your knowledge and skills concerning the nature and practicalities of academic...Read more
All of the Academic Divisions in the School of Social Sciences invite PhD applications.
The research areas are only broadly indicative, and our staff place great store by creative and innovative...Read more
Advanced Quantitative Methods (AQM) in Social Sciences PhD
As one of the top-ten departments in the UK, Politics at Exeter provides an ideal place to undertake a MPhil/PhD in Politics and International Relations, Security, Conflict and Human...Read more
Sport and exercise science research at LSBU is of high quality; 73% of our research into Sport and Exercise Sciences was awarded the two highest ratings: 4* world-leading or 3* internationally...Read more
In the Faculty of Health & Social Sciences we conduct research in areas such as midwifery, nursing, leadership and dementia, as well as humanisation, nutrition and social work. Other areas include radiography...Read more
Why choose this course?
PhD students at the Department of Social Sciences, Inclusion and Public Protection (SSIPP) are supervised by academics who are leading experts across a range of areas in which...Read more
PhD Postgraduate research opportunities in Humanities and Social Science
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
This four-year PhD programme is designed for individuals wishing to develop advanced knowledge and skills in social science research design and methods through a mixture of coursework and independent...Read more
Social Sciences research at University of Gloucestershire draws from the disciplines of sociology, criminology, human geography, demography, development studies, education, and psychology. ...Read more
The PhD programmes are closely linked to our growing and dynamic research culture. Youll benefit from engaging with highly qualified academic staff, working alongside a portfolio of dynamic...Read more
The main research areas: Germany in comparative European context; the politics and policies of unified Germany; Political parties in Germany and in a comparative context; transitional politics and the...Read more
Research degrees in the School of Languages and Social Sciences (On Campus)
LSS welcomes applications for the doctoral programme in any of the research areas covered by the School, this includes: English; Literature; History; Languages (French, German, Spanish)...Read more
Sociology and Social Sciences Research Degrees Phd
About our programmes
Social science research at Hull is focused on creating a positive impact on the real-life conditions and experiences of individuals and communities, at a local, national and global level. ...Read more
Education and Social Justice (thesis and coursework) PhD
Our distinctive PhD programme is designed for professionals who are engaged in the promotion of social justice in or through education. Study is entirely online and part-time over a minimum...Read more
The College of Social Science undertakes internationally recognised research, and welcomes students from across the globe to join our academic community.
Postgraduate research in the School of Social...Read more
This programme allows you to develop an architectural thesis using design as a key component of the methodology exploring an approved topic of your choice and definition.
While the...Read more
Social Science of the Internet + Information, Communication and the Social Sciences combined MSc and DPhil
The combined MSc Social Science of the Internet and DPhil Information, Communication and the Social Sciences programmes provide an opportunity for highly qualified students to develop the theoretical...Read more
The Professional Doctorate is the same level of academic qualification as a PhD (level 8) and is designed for experienced professionals who wish to undertake a programme that is applied in nature...Read more