Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London
The focus of research degrees has increasingly been on the social sciences, particularly on the subjects of human rights, globalization and development, politics, and Commonwealth history.
Minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree or Master's degree.
Principal areas of research are: Protection of refugees and other displaced persons, particularly during situations of armed conflict; human rights and refugee law; minority rights protection; ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities; multiculturalism; human rights and development and human rights-based approaches to development; transnational social mobilisation and norm entrepreneurship; afro-descendants in Latin America; Dalits and caste-based discrimination; Roma in Europe; 20th century British and commonwealth history; post-war British decolonisation; sociological and anthropological approaches to human rights; indigenous rights; reconciliation initiatives; ecocide; genocide studies.
The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) studentships; Arts and Humanities Research Board (AHRB); Chevening scholarships administered by The British Council.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Institute of Commonwealth Studies||Camden||WC1B 5DS||South East|
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