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Doctorate Area Studies

26 degrees at 18 universities in the UK.

Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies PhD

Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies PhD

The SOAS Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies (CCLPS) will welcome applications from MPhil/PhD students wishing to undertake research in the disciplines of Comparative Literature, Cultural...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,396 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,198 per year (UK/EU)

International Studies PhD

International Studies PhD

The aim of the programme is to produce students who are fully-fledged independent researchers, and students are from the outset given encouragement to disseminate their work at seminars and conferences...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)

Politics and International Studies PhD

Politics and International Studies PhD

This PhD course aims to stimulate innovative research that has the potential to transform academic and public debates. Politics and International Studies is a vibrant and convivial centre for advanced research. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

European Politics and Area Studies PhD

European Politics and Area Studies PhD

European Politics and Area Studies is a research area within which you can focus your studies as part of our suite of Politics and International Relations research programmes (MPhil, PhD). ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

International Development PhD

International Development PhD

Students may follow the PhD pathway in International Development by being based at either SOAS, LSHTM or IoE. All PhD students on the International Development pathway will attend an advanced research...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,396 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,198 per year (UK/EU)

International Relations and Globalisation PhD

International Relations and Globalisation PhD

The School has an exceptionally strong research culture with a strong reputation for the quality of the research produced and the growing number of research grants it is attracting. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Global Studies PhD

Global Studies PhD

The CISD welcomes applications from prospective MPhil/PhD students wishing to undertake multi-disciplinary research in areas of global studies that relate to the research interests of Centre members and...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,396 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,198 per year (UK/EU)

Politics and International Studies PhD

Politics and International Studies PhD

The Department of Politics and International Studies accepts students for research work leading to a PhD. The primary aim of the PhD programme is to train students to design, research and write a successful...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,396 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,198 per year (UK/EU)

Politics and International Studies PhD

Politics and International Studies PhD

A PhD is the highest academic award for which a student can be registered. This programme allows you to explore and pursue a research project built around a substantial piece of work, which has to show...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Politics, Security and International Studies PhD

Politics, Security and International Studies PhD

This course is recognised globally as contributing to the cutting-edge of research. Our research has impacted on legislation and social issues, including Parliamentary procedures and debates; public policy;...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)

Politics and International Studies PhD

Politics and International Studies PhD

Study for an MA by Research (MRes) or a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and become a key member of our impactful academic research community. In the School of Politics and International Studies, youll experience...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

International Development DPhil

International Development DPhil

The DPhil in International Development provides an opportunity for outstanding students to pursue in-depth multi- and interdisciplinary research, guided by leading scholars in the field, into processes...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £12,570 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £6,285 per year (UK/EU)

Postcolonial Studies PhD

Postcolonial Studies PhD

The research area includes: African literature in English and in translation, Caribbean literature, African-American and Native American literatures, Australian literature, New Zealand and South Pacific...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Politics, Languages and International Studies PhD

Politics, Languages and International Studies PhD

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme comprises a more significant piece of research which will enable you to contribute to the academic community through a larger written thesis (typically up to 90,000 words). ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,200 per year (UK/EU)

Global Prosperity PhD

Global Prosperity PhD

When you join the PhD in Global Prosperity, you become a member of an exceptional group of students from across a range of fields, from business, technology and entrepreneurship, to policy, law and environment,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,210 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,605 per year (UK/EU)

Sociology, Politics and International Studies PhD

Sociology, Politics and International Studies PhD

The School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies is an interdisciplinary scholarly environment producing leading research which is international in its focus and relevant to the changing circumstances...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,150 per year (UK/EU)

International Development (Global Studies) PhD

International Development (Global Studies) PhD

Students will work with a range of experts from across the natural and social sciences, whose cutting-edge original research has made a significant impact to individuals, institutions and societies around the world. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree

Area Studies, History, Politics and Literature PhD

Area Studies, History, Politics and Literature PhD

This research course is a distinctive field in which the comprehension of the past, and an awareness of the processes of social change, combines to create a stronger understanding of our present. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

International Development PhD

International Development PhD

The University of Edinburgh is host to a thriving and cosmopolitan community of researchers working on global development challenges. We are home to internationally renowned academics working at the intersection...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

International Studies PhD

International Studies PhD

In this course students undertake supervised but independent research, at the end of which they submit a thesis embodying the results of that research. This thesis must demonstrate familiarity with, and...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £7,650 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £3,825 per year (UK/EU)
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