Research course

Employment policy and Equalities

Institution
Keele University · Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Normally require a masters degree in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

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

Course content

Professional research training through devising and implementing a research project, undertaking formal and informal training in subject-specific and transferable skills, and professional development activities.

In REF 2014 49% of outputs were considered to be world leading or international excellent (3* and 4*)

Department specialisms

For a list of current research strengths for supervising a research degree look on the Research Institute for Social Sciences website: www.keele.ac.uk/research/Includes Equalities, Employment Policy, Globalisation and Migration, Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations

Research Excellence Framework (REF) score

http://www.keele.ac.uk/humssr/ref2014results

Information for international students

IELTs level 6.5. Keele has research students from over 50 different countries. We offer a safe green campus environment. Support specifically for international students includes an International Students Support Officer and free English language support.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4121
International students
£12250

All sponsorship opportunities are listed on http://www.keele.ac.uk/pgresearch/studentships/ applicants are advised to look regularly to see if there are any opportunities available in your field.
Key sponsors: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
24-48 months
part time
48-96 months

MPhil

part time
24-36 months
full time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
PGR Administrator
Email
socialsciences.phd@keele.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1782 733641