Research course

Government and International Affairs

Institution
Durham University · Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Masters degree in an appropriate subject or its equivalent.

Months of entry

October

Course content

All PhD programmes are assessed by submission of a 100,000 word thesis and an oral examination.

Department specialisms

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

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Government and International Affairs
Email
sgia.pgadmissions@durham.ac.uk
Phone
(0)191 334 5656