Keele University

Keele University

Social Gerontology

Students have access to a group of internationally recognised researchers in the field of ageing; our staff has a wide range of supervisory experience drawing on quantitative, qualitative and mixed-methods traditions; such expertise includes grounded theory, narrative approaches, participatory-action research, surveys and biographical and life-course methods.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree with a 1st or 2.1 classification, or the equivalent if students have been educated outside the UK; if the qualifications are non-standard or different from the entry requirements stated, please contact the relevant Research Institute to discuss whether your application would be considered; English language IELTs 6.5 with minimum of 6 in any band or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PhD Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Keele Campus Keele ST5 5BG West Midlands

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