Research course

Media and Cultural Studies

University of Lincoln · Lincoln School of Media

Entry requirements

A Master's degree.

Months of entry

October, May, February

Course content

The Lincoln School of Film and Media offers a collaborative environment in which to undertake research at doctoral level.

As a researcher in the School, you can engage in a structured programme of training which provides the opportunity to develop the practical and critical skills necessary for your study.

You can work with an experienced supervisory team who can offer support and guidance on your research, funding opportunities, attending conferences and publishing your work in recognised journals.

You can benefit from the School’s research expertise in a variety of media and culture-related topics, including digital culture, media ethics, Latin American cinemas, technological change and screenwriting practice.

You will join a vibrant research community where regular research seminars, such as the media research and the 21st Century Research Group seminars, provide the chance to advance your understanding and skills.

Information for international students

International students will require English Language minimum IELTS 6.5, with no less than 6.0 in each element.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full time: £4,600
International students
Full time: EU £4,600 Non EU £15,600

As a University of Lincoln postgraduate student, you may be eligible to apply for one of our generous scholarship packages. For more information about postgraduate funding and scholarships, please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months
part time
48 months


full time
36-60 months
part time
72-96 months

Course contact details

Dr Dean Lockwood
+44 (0)1522 886088