Research course

Employment Research

Institution
University of Warwick · Institute for Employment Research
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and a postgraduate qualification in the social sciences. Previous studies should have included training in social science methodology.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Areas for PhD supervision: The IER research team brings together a breadth of research and labour market expertise from a variety of disciplines. We would be interested in supervising research students in:

  • employer behaviour; globalisation and labour markets;
  • human resources in local and regional development;
  • labour market assessment and forecasting;
  • careers; apprenticeships, work based learning and training;
  • green skills and sustainable jobs;
  • the graduate labour market;
  • gender and the labour market;
  • socio-economic and demographic change and the labour market;
  • job quality and innovation;
  • welfare and public policy.

Information for international students

For guidance on English language requirements, please visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,191 (estimated)
International students
£16,230

There are several funding opportunities available for students applying for this course. These include external awards, wider University awards and departmental scholarships. Details can be found here:

www2.warwick.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/funding

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
84 months
full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgadmissions2@warwick.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)24 7652 4585