Research course

Media and Communication

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Media and Communication
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

To be registered for a research degree at the Department of Media and Communication, you should normally have a good first degree or equivalent from a recognised HE institution.

Months of entry

January, April, July, September

Course content

Students attend the Faculty of Social Sciences' research training course.

Department specialisms

Analysis of Media Institutions, Messages and Audiences at Local, National and International Levels; Media Policy; Popular Music; Gender; Science, Risk and Environment; Children and the Media

Fees and funding

The Department is recognised by Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) as a research training 'outlet'. UK and EU residents may be able to apply for funding under the ESRC scheme. (www.esrc.ac.uk)

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Department of Media and Communication
Email
mediacom@le.ac.uk
Phone
0116 252 3863
Fax
0116 252 5276