A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a related subject, such as:
• cultural studies
• communication studies
• media studies
• gender studies
• related humanities and social sciences subjects.
We may ask you to attend an interview either in person, via telephone or Skype.
Months of entry
Undertaking a PhD in media and cultural studies provides you with access to a wide range of professional and academic opportunities including quality-assured supervision and regional, national and global links with creative and cultural industries.
Information for international students
To study this course you need to meet our Band 7 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.
Fees and funding
See our programme fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Tina Sikka, School of Arts and Cultures
- +44 (0) 191 208 5092