Research course

Culture, Media & Creative Industries Research

King's College London · Centre for Cultural, Media and Creative Industries Research

Entry requirements

A good first degree, ideally first class honours (or equivalent) and at least a 2:1. Applicants are normally expected to have a distinction at master's degree level, in a field relevant to the proposed research. Applicants for whom English is not their first language should include test evidence of expert usage in writing, speaking and understanding of English. The research proposal, and the fit with staff expertise, is the critical criterion for our assessment of an application.

Months of entry


Course content

CMCI carries out world-leading research across the field of culture, media and the analysis of particular creative industries.Specialisms include cultural work, creative cities, visual cultures, popular culture, cultural and creative industries policy, cultural management, entrepreneurship and cultural production, cultural regeneration,cultural history, culture and identity, and inter-sectionally and culture. Our approach is international in perspective and is characterised by a productive engagement of the theoretical and empirical.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English, please visit our website for English language requirements:

Fees and funding

Graduate School Studentships and Arts and Humanities International Studentships.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months


full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 2736
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200