Research course

Contemporary European Studies

University of Sussex · School of Law, Politics and Sociology

Entry requirements

You’re normally expected to have a Masters degree in a relevant social sciences subject, but you may still be considered if you have a qualification outside this subject area. You may also be considered for the degree if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

Work with us to produce internationally excellent research that benefits both policy practitioners and the academic community – and contribute to the political, economic and social wellbeing of Europe.

The Sussex European Institute is one of the leading centres for research on contemporary European studies.

You’ll benefit from our large network of researchers and practitioners who supervise doctoral research and collaborate with us on various projects.

Qualification and course duration


full time
48 months
part time
72 months

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