Taught course

Social Research

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

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of a UK 2.1 honours degree, or its equivalent if outside the UK, in social sciences.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to be able to conduct social research of a high standard that would be of value to the public, policy makers and professionals, as well as to the academic community.

The programme offers an advanced understanding of the key issues in, approaches to, and techniques of research in the social sciences.

A Postgraduate Certificate in Social Research is also available, which consists of three taught research training courses only.

Information for international students

http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international

Fees and funding

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/student-funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

MSc

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
pgadmissions.sps@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 651 5074/1560