Durham University

Durham University

Applied Social Science

Research supervision is available in the following subject areas: crime, violence and abuse; policy, professions and communities; innovative research methodologies; economy and society; and sport, health and policy.

Entry requirements

A 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree in relevant subject and an appropriate Master's degree; English language requirements include an IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent.

Assessment methods

The MPhil is assessed by a thesis of up to 70,000 words, whilst the PhD is assessed by a thesis of up to 100,000 words.

Sponsorship information

Economic and Social Research Council Funded studentships for UK and EU students for PhD and for Masters plus PhD (1+3) via North East Doctoral Training Centre.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,000 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,000 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

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