A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent, and a UK masters degree with an overall mark of 65% or its international equivalent. All applicants must also meet our English language requirements.
Months of entry
The Centre of African Studies offers a PhD programme with an international reputation, awarded from one of the world's leading universities.
Since its foundation in 1962, the Centre of African Studies (CAS) has expanded research activities from its core disciplines of history, politics, social anthropology and education to include many other fields, including law, business and management studies, sociology, gender studies, environment and development, and religious studies.
History, Politics, Social Anthropology, Education and multidisciplinary research
Information for international students
To find out about the support offered to international students at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international.
Fees and funding
For funding and scholarships please visit http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/student-funding/postgraduate
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Team
- +44 (0)131 651 3064/5074