Taught course

Land Economy Research

Institution
University of Cambridge · Department of Land Economy
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

1st or Upper 2nd Class Honors degree or equivalent; applicants whose first language is not English may be required to demonstrate their proficiency via a formal language test.

Months of entry

October

Course content

2 modules chosen from a list of options taught by the Department of Land Economy; students also attend the Joint Schools' Postgraduate Courses in Research Methods in the Social Sciences (JSSS), which is compulsory, and complete a 20,000 word dissertation, supervised by one of the academic staff within the Department; the dissertation reviews the literature and develops research hypotheses, and possibly involves some preliminary data collection and analysis. Students must take six core JSSS modules and complete a research methods essay.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English may be required to demonstrate their proficiency via a formal language test.

Fees and funding

Details of funding opportunities are given on the University of Cambridge website [http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/gradstud/funding/aid/]

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
10 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation50 (12000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Secretary
Email
landecon-pgadmissions@lists.cam.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1223 337155