Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Education and Communication

This is course aims to help students achieve a critical and conceptual understanding of the most recent developments in their field, based on a rigorous examination of current research and applied theoretical perspectives. It has a substantial assessed taught element and provides flexibility in the design, length and format of the research-based investigations.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and a Master�s degree with at least 60%, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in all other sub-sections) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time £ 4,450 per Academic year (home fees) 36 months
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time £ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 36 months

Campus details

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

Key information

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6569