Research course

Social Anthropology

University of Sussex · Anthropology

Entry requirements

You are normally expected to have a Masters degree and an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree.

Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

Work with expert faculty conducting primary research, mainly through long-term ethnographic fieldwork.

You’ll be part of an active research community involving visiting doctoral students from overseas, postdoctoral fellows and our own faculty.

Sussex Anthropology has a reputation for world-leading research and a commitment to studying global issues, including:

  • health and the body
  • human rights
  • political movements
  • labour and global economy
  • religiosity and religious practices
  • environment and natural resources
  • migration and diaspora.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Student Recruitment Services
+44 (0)1273 877107