Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Social Policy

This course offers supervision in many areas of social policy; applications are particularly invited in the following areas which reflect academics interests and expertise: government policies intended to change citizens behaviour; public policy decision making processes; privacy, personal information, and the politics of identity and identification management; volunteering; social citizenship; welfare and migration (including asylum; labour and retirement migration); ageing and social inclusion or exclusion; homelessness and multiple exclusion: causes and policy responses; faiths and civil society; social welfare and the Chinese community (both in the UK and the Far East); young people and political participation is encouraged.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and a research proposal in an area where supervision is available.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

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