Research course

Media and Communications

Institution
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) · Department of Media and Communications
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Candidates should have a good pass (minimum of 65 or above) in an appropriate master's degree from a British university or equivalent qualification. You will need to have a clear sense of your research topic so that we can match your interests with supervisors. We encourage you to discuss your application in advance of formal submission. Formal applications must be accompanied by a 2,000 word research proposal.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The programme is interdisciplinary and interdepartmental and aims to bring together teaching and research in media and communications from across the social sciences, with a strong focus on media and technology change and on their implications for social, economic and political life, as well as media and communications policy.

Department specialisms

Media and Technology Change; Media and Communications Theory; Mass Media; New Media; Political Communications; Gender; Globalisation.

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0

Fees and funding

ESRC, AHRC, LSE.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36-48 months

MPhil

full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Office
Email
stu.rec@lse.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7955 6613