Masters degree in an appropriate subject or its equivalent.
Months of entry
All PhD programmes are assessed by submission of a 100,000 word thesis and an oral examination.
Middle Eastern Politics and Economics; International Relations of the Middle East; Islamic Studies; Modern Middle Eastern History; Turkish, Iranian and Central Asian Studies.
Information for international students
English language requirements include an IELTS total of 7.0 (with no component within that score lower than 6.5) OR TOEFL 102 (with no component within that score lower than 25).
Fees and funding
Durham Doctoral Studentships; North East Doctoral Training Centre Studentships (ESRC)for Politics and International Relations and Language Based Area Studies.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- School of Government and International Affairs
- (0)191 334 5656