Research course

Applied Social Sciences

Institution
Durham University · School of Applied Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA by researchMProf by researchMPhilPhD

Entry requirements

Upper second class degree.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MA is assessed by a thesis of up to 50 000 words; the MProf is assessed by a thesis of up to 30 000 words + 5000 word portfolio of professional evidence; the MPhil is assessed by a thesis of up to 70 000 words; the PhD is assessed by a thesis of up to 100 000 words.

Information for international students

IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Economic and Social Research Council Funded studentships for UK and EU students for PhD and for Masters plus PhD (1+3) via North East Doctoral Training Centre.

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

MProf by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Applied Social Sciences
Email
sass.pgadmissions@durham.ac.uk
Phone
(0)191 334 6820