Research course


University of Southampton · Social Sciences
PhDIntegrated PhD

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class bachelor degree in a relevant mathematical subject (for Integrated PhD). Masters in a relevant mathematical subject or first- or upper-second class degree (for PhD) in a relevant mathematical subject at MMath or MPhys level or equivalent, or satisfactory performance at interview.

Months of entry


Course content

We have a lively and thriving community of postgraduate students engaged in research across a range of areas and we support them extensively. Supervisors, who are international experts in their field, provide in-depth training. You will be given a personal computer, a desk in a shared office and a conference attendance allowance. We offer a number of competitive studentships to cover fees and cost of living. The type of funding depends on the eligibility of the candidate.

For further information, please visit our website.

Information for international students

Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
36-48 months
part time
up to 84 months

Integrated PhD

part time
up to 108 months
full time
up to 60 months

Course contact details

Social and Human Sciences
+44 (0)23 8059 7426