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PhD Humanities and Social Sciences

38 degrees at 29 universities in the UK.

English and Humanities PhD

English and Humanities PhD

The Department of English and Humanities offers committed, enthusiastic and dynamic research-based teaching, with a constantly evolving curriculum sensitive to developments in contemporary culture. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2187 per year (UK/EU)

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

Our aim is to produce both fundamental and applied research of exceptional quality. The Department of Social Sciences comprises the disciplines of communication and media studies, criminology and social...Read more
(4.6)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

Studying for a PhD with UEL’s School of Social Sciences will push you to the limit - and you’ll be supported all the way by our world-class academic staff. Our research consistently delivers improved...Read more
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4820 per year (UK/EU)

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

Postgraduate research in the School of Social and Political Sciences is informed by the expertise of our team of academics, who have long-standing links to industry, government, research organisations...Read more
(4.4)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4600 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree: £2300 per year (UK/EU)

Human Sciences Integrated PhD

Human Sciences Integrated PhD

The Integrated PhD combines PhD research with a programme of structured research, professional and subject training. The programme typically takes 4 years (compared to 3 years for a non-integrated PhD programme). ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £9000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £9000 per year (UK/EU)

Human Sciences PhD

Human Sciences PhD

The Human Performance Centre acts as a research and enterprise hub for sport, exercise and nutrition sciences. A PhD, by definition, is an original contribution to knowledge. A research degree is different...Read more
(3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £25795 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £25795 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree: £25795 full course fees (UK/EU)

Health and Social Science PhD

Health and Social Science PhD

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. We collaborate with colleagues...Read more
(3.9)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £4075 per year (UK/EU)

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

Research students join a vibrant academic and research environment with supervision by leading experts in their field. We are committed to theoretically informed research with a clear policy focus; and...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Digital Humanities PhD

Digital Humanities PhD

The Department of Digital Humanities offers a PhD programme for suitably qualified candidates who wish to explore the transformative effects of digital information, technologies, and methods on the humanities,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2400 per year (UK/EU)

Humanities and Social Science PhD

Humanities and Social Science PhD

This research helps ensure that our learning is positioned at the vanguard of developments in the field and that you have an opportunity to study alongside leading experts. You will be mentored and supervised...Read more
(4.4)
  • 48 months Full time degree
  • 84 months Part time degree

Modules

  • Project Management
  • Surviving the Viva
  • Writing Skills including Creative Planning for Writing your Thesis
  • Postgraduate Employability Skills
  • Poster Presentation/Design
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Arts and Humanities PhD

Arts and Humanities PhD

This research degree incorporates a programme of supporting studies designed to develop knowledge and skills of all aspects of the research process, including the funding and dissemination of research. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 8 years Part time degree

German Studies (Social Sciences) PhD

German Studies (Social Sciences) PhD

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
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4180 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2090 per year (UK/EU)

Health Humanities PhD

Health Humanities PhD

This research degree gives you the chance to pursue a research project based around your own passions and interests, leading to a qualification which can open the door to an academic career or boost employment...Read more
(4.7)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Arts and Humanities PhD

Arts and Humanities PhD

This programme supports original research projects across different disciplines, media, or practice-based research, encouraging new ways of thinking on how to historicise, bridge and transcend disciplines. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2187 per year (UK/EU)

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

The PhD programmes are closely linked to our growing and dynamic research culture. Students will benefit from engaging with highly qualified academic staff, working alongside a portfolio of dynamic and...Read more
(3)
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree: £20600 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £21250 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £24550 full course fees (UK/EU)

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

The School of Social Sciences has a strong focus on both applied and theoretically informed research on contemporary social issues and policy. Research is grounded in the disciplines of: Politics and...Read more
(4.4)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree

Integrated Study (Social Sciences) PhD

Integrated Study (Social Sciences) PhD

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
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

Faculty of Arts and Creative Technologies can offer supervision for a range of research degrees. These include: Art and Design, Digital Design and Technologies, Film, Media and Music, Humanities (PhDs...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £4000 per year (UK/EU)

Advanced Quantitative Methods (AQM) in Social Sciences PhD

Advanced Quantitative Methods (AQM) in Social Sciences PhD

This programme will offer research students the opportunity to address a substantive social science question using advanced quantitative methods. Students, working with their supervisors, will develop...Read more
(4.6)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2200 per year (UK/EU)

PhD by Publication

PhD by Publication

This programme is an alternative route to obtaining a PhD for candidates who are active researchers and who have already produced one or more research publications/outputs, which are available in the public domain. ...Read more
(3.3)
  • 6 months Full time degree: £4165 per year (UK/EU)
  • 12 months Part time degree: £2115 per year (UK/EU)
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