Research course

Sociology and Social Policy

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Sociology and Social Policy
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Masters with an average of 60% or above, plus 2:1 (or international equivalent) in any discipline

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Committed to teaching and research excellence, the School of Sociology and Social Policy is a dynamic centre for collaborative and interdisciplinary PhD study.

A PhD is the most advanced form of postgraduate study. It is awarded on the successful completion of supervised research, verbal examination and final thesis.

We offer PhDs in:

  • criminology
  • public policy
  • public management
  • sociology
  • social policy
  • social work
  • science, technology and society

This programme combines advanced research training with high-quality supervision and feedback. You will study within a vibrant and active research community, and will be supported by two academic supervisors.

Information for international students

IELTS: 7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element)

Fees and funding

See information on how to fund your studies, including our step-by-step guide. Further information is available on the school website.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Support Hub
Email
socsci-gr@nottingham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)115 951 5559