Royal Holloway, University of London
Social and Political Science
Main areas of interest: medical sociology and health policy: chronic illness, gender and health, health care professions; social policy: inner city and race relations policies, history of social policy in Britain, pensions policy, social exclusion; social work evaluation; sociology: sociology and culture, criminology, sociology of information technology, sociology of race and ethnicity; politics: democratic theory, British politics, comparative politics US/UK, law and government; politics of the internet and e-government; international security.
An Honours degree.
PhD is awarded to students who produce a substantial piece of original research in the form of a thesis of up to 100,000 words. MPhil is awarded for original research and submission of a thesis of up to 55,000 words.
ESRC (Department is recognised by ESRC under modes A and B) and MRC awards may be available to UK/EU students (fee-only basis for EU candidates); College studentships are also offered and students may seek funding from variety of external organisations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,480 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 11,555 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,480 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 11,555 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Royal Holloway||Egham||TW20 0EX||South East|