Research course

Health Policy and Governance/Public Policy

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.

Department specialisms

Health policy and health sector reform Health services organisation and management Public sector comparative studies Economy; Organisational Aspects of Health Services; Economic Appraisal of Services; Primary Health Care Policies; Health Promotion Strategies; Management of Human Resources

Research Excellence Framework (REF) score

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

Information for international students

IELTS level 6.5 required. 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/feesandfinance/ Prospective applicants are advised to look regularly from January onwards to see if there are any opportunities available in your field.
Key sponsors: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Qualification and course duration

PhD

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

MPhil

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

Course contact details

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