Research course

African Studies

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Social and Political Science
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

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.

Department specialisms

History, Politics, Social Anthropology, Education and multidisciplinary research

Information for international students

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

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
pgadmissions.sps@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 651 3064