Research course

Cultural Industries

Institution
SOAS University of London · Centre for Media Studies, School of Arts
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Postgraduate students of the School of Arts come from a wide variety of backgrounds in the UK and from overseas. Applicants are evaluated individually on the basis of their background and academic achievements. Applicants should normally possess a Master’s degree, or equivalent, in a relevant discipline. Applicants who are accomplished performers or artists, or who work in the cultural industries, may have alternative qualifications, and are encouraged to apply.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This research degree provides advanced training and research experience at a doctoral level in the broad areas at the intersection of the Arts and cultural production and the cultural economy. It will be particularly focused on the area of Cultural and Creative Industries practice and policy, work and social justice in the cultural industries, including issues such as curation, the politics of cultural production, independent cultural economies and moral economies. This programme will allow students to draw on the wide expertise in the School of Arts in music, arts and film production, from the perspective of debates around the creative economy.

Information for international students

For details of English Language requirements see our website.

Fees and funding

Further details can be found in the Fees and Funding tab on this page or in the Registry Postgraduate Tuition Fees page

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Doctoral School Admissions
Email
dsadmissions@soas.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7074 5117