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, September, July, April

Course content

We offer PhD and MPhil supervision in areas compatible with the research interests of our academic staff including:

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

part time
72-78 months
full time
36-42 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