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Key information
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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Urban Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

This programme provides you with an excellent grounding in social science research methods and theory and in the theoretical and policy debates around urban space and place. It is ideally suited for those wishing to undertake a PhD or to work in public/third or private sector organizations within a research or policy role. Studying urban research within the setting of Glasgow allows for direct engagement with many of the most pressing urban problems of our time and with the types of solutions being developed to combat these. This programme is recognised by the Scottish Graduate School which oversees the allocation of ESRC studentships.

Different course options

Full time | University of Glasgow | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

International Urban Challenges or Regenerating Cities - Core
Qualitative Methods - Core
Quantitative Data Analysis - Core
Research Design - Core
Sustainable Urban Futures - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,620

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in a relevant social science or humanities subject. Applicants who do not meet these requirements but with professional experience may be considered.

University information

The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The...more

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