Taught course

Advanced Quantitative Methods (AQM) in Social Sciences

Institution
University of Exeter · Politics
Qualifications
MRes

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Entry requirements

Normally a 1st or 2:1 Honours degree (or international equivalent) in an appropriate subject from a recognised university.

Students will be required to demonstrate that their undergraduate course contained a substantial quantitative element (nominally 60 credit points, 30 European Credit Transfers) and that their dissertation included the use of quantitative methods.
For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.

Months of entry

September

Course content

  • There is a substantial theoretical and quantitative core alongside complementary qualitative training
  • We’ll develop you into a fully trained and competent social science researcher who is able to understand and  use a range of research techniques
  • Forms part of the ESRC South West Doctoral Training Partnership and funding may be available for UK/EU students embarking on the programme and wishing to work towards a PhD
  • A joint initiative between the Universities of Bath, Bristol and Exeter with collaborative teaching – each semester one core unit is taught intensively, with time spent at each location

Information for international students

Further information for international students can be found on our dedicated international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/politics/aqm_mres/#fees
International students
https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/politics/aqm_mres/#fees

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages on our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
ssis-admissions@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1392 723192