Good Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in appropriate subject. Acceptance is dependent on submission of an acceptable research proposal.
Months of entry
The School of Media and Communication is a leading centre for media and communications research. Our research is multidisciplinary, theoretically innovative and socially relevant. Researchers at the School are involved in extensive networks of collaboration with academic institutions, the public sector and media industries both within the UK and across the globe.
A vibrant and growing community of PhD students is an essential part of our research culture. We are also committed to research-led teaching, which is reflected in the portfolio of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
Research in the School is clustered around five major research themes:
•Cultural Production and Media Policy
•Visual and Digital Cultures
Main research groupings are 1) Political/international communications. 2) Audiences and New Media and 3) Film and television studies. Active research areas include public diplomacy and information warfare, Europeanisation, media and identity, cinema industry.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5 with no area below 6.0.
Fees and funding
British Academy, ESRC, university scholarships, departmental bursaries.
Qualification and course duration
MA by research
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
- +44 (0)113 343 4192