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
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
English Language and Intercultural Communication PhD
Our PhD research programmes will allow you to explore your own interests in English language and intercultural communication, supported by the expertise of our staff.
You’ll be allocated two...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
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
Intercultural Communication Provisional Integrated PhD
An Integrated PhD is a degree that combines a taught element with a shorter research project. You need to find a suitable academic supervisor at Birkbeck, who can offer the requisite expertise to guide...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
The University of Surrey’s Aerodynamics and Environmental Flow Group conducts world-class research in experimental and computational fluid dynamics, with globally leading output...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
Criminal Justice PhD: The University has strengths in policing, criminal justice and criminology and has a vibrant research culture underpinned by the work of Criminal Justice Practice - which supplies...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
The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme comprises a significant piece of research which will enable you to contribute to the academic community through a large written thesis (typically up to 90,000 words). ...Read more
OverviewResearch may be pursued in or across four main areas, each of which is the focus of separate sections in the department: Biological Anthropology; Material, Visual and Digital Culture; Medical...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 Published Work (Route 2) - Bioscience (incl. Microbiology and Infection, Cardiovascular Science and Ageing & Lifelong Health)
The PhD by Published Work Route 2 is for candidates who already have a full portfolio of outputs published. This route lasts 6 months full time or 12 months part time.
The full-time Integrated PhD Gerontology is normally completed within four years, and is made up of 9 months of taught modules followed by a three-month and part-time Integrated PhD Gerontology is normally...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