Research course

Critical and Cultural Theory

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff School of English, Communication, and Philosophy
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

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Entry requirements

For entry requirements for this course, please visit: https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research/programmes/programme/critical-and-cultural-theory

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

The PhD programme aims to offer knowledge and expertise to take you on to a role in Higher Education, or employment requiring high-level skills in research or advanced subject knowledge.

Distinctive features

  • a dynamic interdisciplinary research culture with a variety of seminar series
  • a wide selection of research training opportunities, including a thesis workshop and reading groups
  • Continuing PhD students attend a fortnightly reading group and a weekly skills training session
  • PhD students are encouraged to publish
  • a dedicated suite for research students
  • the opportunity to teach on the School’s undergraduate degree programmes, and receive mentoring sessions from a full-time member of staff
  • funding is available each year for postgraduate research students who wish to attend conferences or undertake library archive visits related to their PhD studies

Information for international students

With over 8,500 international students from more than 130 countries, you will be joining a diverse and inspiring academic community.

For further information about our English language requirements, please visit https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/international/english-language-requirements

Fees and funding

For information about fees and funding, please visit: https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research/programmes/programme/critical-and-cultural-theory

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0084