Social anthropology is widely regarded by employers as an excellent training, equipping holders of the degree with a range of employable skills. The value and relevance of the discipline are...Read more
Sociology (including Criminology, Media and Communication) PhD
Citys Sociology research degree is intended to produce scholars who have the analytical and methodological skills to design independent research projects, generate publications that advance substantive...Read more
The Institute of Cognition and Culture (ICC) is one of the worlds first centres for research in the cognitive science of culture. This is a burgeoning interdisciplinary field in which scholars...Read more
An PhD is an advanced postgraduate research degree that requires original research and the submission of a substantial dissertation of 60,000 to 100,000 words. At Birkbeck, you are initially registered...Read more
The Faculty of Health Sciences provides opportunities for research to MPhil and PhD level or MPhil with transfer to PhD. The route to your degree will give you a unique intellectual challenge...Read more
In the Department of Sociology, Philosophy, and Anthropology (SPA) we offer of a variety of research degrees, from MA by Research, to MPhil, to PhD.
In our Department you have the...Read more
A vibrant research community in criminology supports students to become excellent researchers who are theoretically informed and actively engaged in the public debate about crime and justice. ...Read more
Our research expertise centres around three themes: Identities, the Sociology of Health and Life Sciences and Social Transformations. Our research tradition covers sociology, social policy and social anthropology. ...Read more
Why choose this course
Boasting an international reputation and a thriving academic environment, the Department of Sociology supervises PhDs in a wide range of subjects across sociology, criminology,...Read more
The School of Social Sciences provides a stimulating and supportive environment for postgraduate training. The emphasis is on small groups, close working relationships between students and supervisors,...Read more
At Canterbury Christ Church University we offer three routes to a PhD:
PhD by Thesis
PhD by Portfolio
PhD by Publication
A PhD normally involves a commitment to at least 3 years of study...Read more
Based within our School of Social Sciences, our research programme supports work in the core areas of national and global criminology, including violence, organised crime, state crime, policing and prisons. ...Read more
As a postgraduate research student, you could investigate what education promises, delivers and looks like to different groups of people around the world, or explore the role of education in creating...Read more
PhD by Professional Practice 1 - Sociology and Criminology
The PhD by Professional Practice is designed for candidates who are established professionals and creatives engaged in professional practice in any discipline.
Where the candidate has a complete...Read more
The MPhil and PhD are aimed at students who anticipate a career in which research plays a major role and who want to focus on an independent piece of research.
LSHTM provides a stimulating...Read more
Would you like to make an independent and transforming contribution to your chosen field? Are you highly motivated and able to study independently? From previous research or professional experience, do...Read more
This course offers a combination of taught courses in the first year and careful supervision throughout your study, with the aim of helping you to produce a thesis that makes a significant and original...Read more
When you join our thriving community of postgraduate research students, you’ll become part of a supportive and friendly environment where we are dedicated to understanding some of society’s...Read more
Course summaryUsing a range of social theories, as well as qualitative, quantitative and mixed-method approaches, you will produce a piece of original sociological research in areas including social class,...Read more
Anthropology Studies at Queens is internationally renowned and a long established and rapidly expanding centre for postgraduate teaching and research training.
Examine human behaviour and relationships...Read more