Research course

Philosophy

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

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.

Philosophy: achieved 4* for both of its Impact Case Studies, resulting in a top ranking for its world-leading Impact.

Department specialisms

http://www.keele.ac.uk/researchsubjects/philosophy/#tabs-2

Research Excellence Framework (REF) score

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

Information for international students

English Language proficiency 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/studentships/Prospective applicants are advised to look regularly from December onwards to see if there are any opportunities available in your field.

Key sponsors: AHRC, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
48-84 months
full time
24-48 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