Research course

Environmental Social Sciences

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

Entry requirements

Normally require an honours degree with a first or 2.1 classification, or a masters degree, in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, October, September

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.

Department specialisms

For a list of current research strengths for supervising a research degree look on the Research Institute website: www.keele.ac.uk/research/lpj Includes Environmental Politics; Global Environmental Problems.

Information for international students

English Language proficiency required. Keele has research students from over 50 different countries. We offer a safe campus environment, with guaranteed accommodation for all full time postgraduate students who apply by 30 June. Support specifically for international students includes an International Students Support Officer and free English language support.

Fees and funding

All sponsorship opportunities are listed on the Graduate School website http://www.keele.ac.uk/gradfunds
Prospective applicants are advised to look regularly from January onwards to see if there are any opportunities available in your field.

Key sponsors: ESRC (recognition for Politics and International Relations), Research Institute

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
24-48 months
part time
48-84 months

MPhil

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

Course contact details

Name
Prof John Vogler
Email
j.vogler@intr.keele.ac.uk
Phone
01782 583353
Fax
01782 583592