Research course

Gerontology Research

Institution
King's College London · Institute of Gerontology
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Master's level preferred, but exceptionally a high 2:1 first degree in a relevant topic will be considered.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Institute of Gerontology is one of the leading centres worldwide dedicated to the study of ageing and later life. Founded in 1986, it is at the vanguard of multi-disciplinary research, acting as a bridge between the social, clinical and biological sciences. The Institute's inter-disciplinary nature is reflected in its broad research sponsorship base; it has received funding from four out of five UK-Research Councils (i.e. ESRC, AHRB, EPSRC & BBSRC), as well as Charities, Government, NGOs and other organisations.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website: www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Email
sspp-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 7206
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200