Research course

Information and Library Studies

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of Information Studies
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd-class degree is required to study for a PhD/MPhil.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November, December

Course content

International reputation with students from throughout Britain and the world. The department has a student population of over 700 and is the largest of its kind in Britain and among the largest in Europe. The specialisms of its academic staff cover most aspects of contemporary information and library studies.

Department specialisms

Information Management; Information Needs Analysis; Information Retrieval; Social History of Libraries; Publishing; Health Information Management; Information in the Education Sector; Marketing and Information.

Information for international students

Please see www.aber.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships, ESRC, AHRC, Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships.
Please see www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Prof. David Ellis
Email
dpe@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 622157
Fax
+44 (0)1970 622190