Aston University

Aston University

Sociology

Research areas: the continuing problem of urban poverty; debates around reproductive rights and women's health; concepts of consultation, political participation and cultural representation; co-existence and cohesion; access to services, including education, healthcare and welfare.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 in a relevant degree; research proposal. Non-native speakers of English are normally also required to satisfy minimum English language requirements such as IELTS: 7 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each section) or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,360 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,158 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,360 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 weeks
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 weeks
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (England) 4 weeks
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,158 per Year 1 (International) 4 weeks
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,998 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Aston Campus Birmingham B4 7ET West Midlands

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