Research course

Social Statistics and Demography

University of Southampton · Social Sciences

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree plus a masters at merit level in a relevant subject, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University plus satisfactory performance at interview.

Months of entry


Course content

Social Statistics and Demography at Southampton has been awarded Doctoral Training Status by the ESRC. Full funding is available for strong applicants wishing to undertake frontier research. You will plan your research in year one and undertake training in specific research skills and methods. During years two and three, you will conduct your research, including field-based research where applicable. You will give two seminars at the University during your studies and will be encouraged to present your work at national and international conferences.

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Information for international students

Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
36-48 months
part time
60-84 months

Course contact details

Social Sciences
+44 (0)23 8059 7426