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

distance learning
n/a months
part time
48-84 months
full time
24-48 months

MPhil

distance learning
n/a months
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