Research course

Comparative Politics (Brussels)

Institution
University of Kent · Brussels School of International Studies
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A first or upper-second class honours degree in a relevant subject or equivalent. For this PhD programme, a Master’s degree in a relevant subject is preferable.

All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, and professional qualifications and experience will also be taken into account when considering applications.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

We combine high-quality teaching with cutting-edge research in a supportive environment that welcomes students from all over the world. All lectures and seminars on postgraduate modules are informed by the latest research and scholarship, and are delivered by full-time academic staff who have internationally recognised expertise in their field.

This programme is based at our postgraduate centre in Brussels. We also offer a research degree in Comparative Politics at our Canterbury campus.

Information for international students

The University requires all non-native speakers of English to reach a minimum standard of proficiency in written and spoken English before beginning a postgraduate degree. Certain subjects require a higher level.

For detailed information see our English language requirements web pages.

Need help with English?

Please note that if you are required to meet an English language condition, we offer a number of pre-sessional courses in English for Academic Purposes through Kent International Pathways.

Fees and funding

Please see our funding pages for the most current information

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
60-72 months
full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Brussels School of International Studies
Email
ukbapplications@kent.ac.uk
Phone
+32 (0) 2641 1723