Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London


Research areas may include: post-socialism; Caribbean societies; the human/animal interface; concepts of illness and the body; Himalayan anthropology; Italy; Argentina; myth, time and ritual; Africa and the African diaspora; music and film as cultural politics; the anthropology of economic institutions and or organisations; women and Third World development; Brazilian Amazon; India: local politics and the state; art, history and colonialism in the Pacific; legal anthropology; cross-cultural approaches to photography.

Entry requirements

1st degree of at least upper 2nd Class standard/Master�s degree in appropriate subject; graduates in unrelated fields may be considered subject to qualifying examination; students converting from other disciplines study MA in Social Anthropology, or do conversion qualifying year involving 3 courses from the MA.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a written thesis (100,000 words) and viva voce.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 3,900 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MPhil Full-time £ 11,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 3,900 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years
PhD Full-time £ 11,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 4 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Goldsmiths, University of London Lewisham SE14 6NW South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7078 5300