Research course

Political Sociology

Institution
School of Advanced Study · School of Advanced Study, University of London
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A master's degree required. Applicants should apply with a detailed research proposal (details on website). Acceptance depends on the availability of appropriate faculty supervision. Contact School Registry for further information.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The Institute for the Study of the Americas is a research institute co-ordinating work on the Americas. It has a very far-reaching seminar and conference programme, and publishes books and papers. It has a lively and growing doctoral programme.

Department specialisms

Citizenship and Rights in Latin America; Gender, Politics and Development; Human and social capital; Poverty, Inequality and Social Protection; Comparative Social Policy; Poverty and Social Protection in Latin America.

Information for international students

All students whose first language is not English must be able to provide evidence that their written and spoken English language is adequate for postgraduate study. The University of London has been licensed to offer certificates to potential non-EU students under the UK Governments new immigration Points Based System.

Fees and funding

School of Advanced Study Studentship, AHRC Studentship, British Council (international students), fieldwork grants.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School Registry
Email
SAS.Registry@sas.ac.uk
Phone
020 7862 8662
Fax
020 7862 8725