Applicants for admission will normally be expected to hold a relevant Honours degree of at least 2:1 standard or equivalent from a recognised university. In exceptional circumstances applicants without this qualification may be admitted to having an alternative qualification, or an approved level of work experience, appropriate to the field of study.
Months of entry
The MRes programme in Social Anthropology is a research degree focused on making significant original contribution to anthropology. Students critically reflect on research materials to then research towards PhD in Social Anthropology or go into employment as trained researchers. Research themes include Anthropology of the North, Environment and Perception, Creativity and Knowledge, and Religion, Belief and Practice.
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Fees and funding
- More information about tuition fees and payment plans.
- University of Aberdeen Funding Database
- Alumni discount for postgraduate degrees (20%)
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Office
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