Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Media and Cultural Studies

This course provides students with access to a wide range of professional and academic opportunities including quality-assured supervision and regional, national and global links with creative and cultural industries. Students will become part of the Media and Cultural Studies team contributing to a vibrant learning community. During their studies students will have the opportunity to present papers at conferences, write articles for academic journals and contribute articles to edited collections alongside other publications. Additionally, they will have the opportunity to enrol on a nationally recognised Teaching in Higher Education qualification, allowing them to host undergraduate and postgraduate seminars.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and preferably a merit Master's degree, or an international equivalent. Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in speaking).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 11,950 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (England) 72 months
PhD Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
PhD Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
PhD Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MPhil Full-time GBP 11,950 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (England) 48 months
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 48 months
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Scotland) 48 months
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,225 per Year 1 (Wales) 48 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Director of PG Research, School of Arts and Cultures
Telephone number: 
0191 208 5092