menu icon

Doctorate Social Sciences

35 degrees at 26 universities in the UK.

University

Subjects

Distance

Radius

10 miles

Modules

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

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
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 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
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree

Advanced Quantitative Methods (AQM) in Social Sciences PhD

Advanced Quantitative Methods (AQM) in Social Sciences PhD

The research led teaching is organised in clusters of faculty with specialisms in: Comparative Political Behaviour & Institutions, Public Policy, International Studies and Political Theory. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,160 per year (UK/EU)

Social Science DSocSci

Social Science DSocSci

The DSocSci aims to produce a group of leading-edge practitioners who have mastered the full range of theoretical and practical knowledge necessary for the conduct of their professional activities at the highest level. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 72 months Distance without attendance degree: £19,930 overall cost (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 member of staff, expert in the chosen field, is directly responsible for guiding and supporting...Read more
(3.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £13,960 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £13,960 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree: £22,610 overall cost (UK/EU)

Faculty of Health and Social Sciences PhD

Faculty of Health and Social Sciences 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
(4.2)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £4,325 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £4,325 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,163 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,163 per year (UK/EU)

Postgraduate research opportunities in Humanities and Social Science

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 Choose...Read more
(4)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 84 months Part time degree: £2,500 per year (UK/EU)

Social Practice Professional Doctorate

Social Practice Professional Doctorate

This course has been designed to provide those who work in the broad area of the public, private and independent sector professions an opportunity to study part-time for a doctorate. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 8 years Part time day degree: £3,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Research workshop one: Introduction: Research questions, aims and initial review of the literature (20 Credits)
  • Research workshop two: Critical literature review (100 Credits)
  • Research workshop three: Research methods in social practice (60 Credits)
  • Research workshop four: Designing and using research methods to complement the research in the preceding module concerning social practice (60 Credits)
  • Research workshop five: Thesis: Critical Reflection and Reflexivity (120 Credits)
  • View all modules

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
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

PhD Social Sciences

PhD Social Sciences

Develop advanced knowledge and skills with support from research-active supervisors with specialisms sitting within the areas of sociology, criminology, human geography, development studies, education...Read more
(4.1)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £5,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 84 months Part time degree: £3,000 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
(3.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £13,690 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £13,960 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree: £22,610 overall cost (UK/EU)

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
(3.8)
  • 4 years Full time degree

Modules

PhD (School of Social Sciences) Doctorate

PhD (School of Social Sciences) Doctorate

The research areas are only broadly indicative, and our staff place great store by creative and innovative approaches to issues whether they are novel or familiar – and to intellectual analysis, both...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)

Sociology and Social Sciences PhD

Sociology and Social Sciences PhD

This course 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. Our work has contributed to the...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,163 per year (UK/EU)

Education and Social Justice (Thesis and Coursework) PhD

Education and Social Justice (Thesis and Coursework) PhD

Our internationally recognised, innovative 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...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Online degree

Social Science Research Methodology PhD

Social Science Research Methodology PhD

A PhD is the most advanced form of postgraduate study. It is awarded on the successful completion of supervised research, verbal examination and final thesis. Students without sufficient background in...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)

Information, Communication and the Social Sciences DPhil

Information, Communication and the Social Sciences DPhil

The DPhil (doctoral) programme in Information, Communication and the Social Sciences provides an opportunity for highly-qualified students to undertake cutting edge multidisciplinary Internet-related research. ...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £11,160 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £5,580 per year (UK/EU)

Social Sciences Higher Doctorate

Social Sciences Higher Doctorate

Overview: A Higher Doctorate is awarded for published work of the highest quality. We ask candidates to submit a collection of their published work and a commentary that demonstrates its impact on the subject. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Part time degree: £3,980 per year (UK/EU)

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

The PhD at the Department of Social Science (DSS) provides a route for students to carry out their own research project within a multidisciplinary and multi-method environment. Our research students engage...Read more
(4.7)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £6,960 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £3,475 per year (UK/EU)

Social Sciences PhD

Social Sciences PhD

The School of Social Sciences has an exceptionally strong and interdisciplinary research culture, and offers expert supervision across a wide range of research topics. Our programme is characterised by...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)
Showing 1-20 of 35 results