University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

Hispanic Studies

Highly distinguished record of research and publication in Spanish and Latin American studies. Hispanic Studies provides a stimulating and supportive research environment. It offers a wide range of specialisation for postgraduate research, leading to the degree of MLitt and PhD. All full-time staff are active in research. Prominent areas include 20th century Spain; contemporary and historical Mexico; visual culture in modern Spain and Latin America; Basque Studies; gender history in modern Spain and Latin America; history of science in Latin America; studies of citizenship and society in Latin America and Spain.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in relevant subject.
Applicants must provide a detailed research proposal and two academic references from their most recent academic institution. Even if you have been educated in the medium of English you must meet our English Language requirements (certain countries may be exempted from this requirement). This programme requires that you meet the 'Postgraduate Standard' level of English proficiency. If you are in doubt about your proficiency in English, contact the British Council office or its equivalent in your country. If your first language is not English, it is important that your proficiency in English is good in order for you to study successfully at the University of Aberdeen . Without this ability you will find great difficulty in understanding lectures, producing written work and sitting examinations.

Sponsorship information

There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Part-time - 60 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 60 months
MLitt Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Part-time - 24 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King's Campus Aberdeen AB24 3FX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01224 273506