University of Birmingham
German Studies (Social Sciences)
We offer research degree supervision in all of our main research areas: Germany in comparative European context; the politics and policies of unified Germany; political parties in Germany and in a comparative context; transitional politics and the politics of memory; German foreign and security policy; EU external interventions; EU counter terrorism policies; Germany within the European Security System; German literature, history and culture since 1600; The role of Germany within the European Union; German gender politics; prisons and prisoner narratives; Baader-Meinhof and West German terrorism.
A relevant Master's or good undergraduate degree; knowledge of the German language is not a prerequisite for entry but some level of competence or the potential to gain an adequate level of competence is desirable; English language proficiency suitable for this level of study.
We can offer research degree supervision in all of the following research areas: Germany in comparative context; the politics and policies of unified Germany; the role of Germany within the European union; economic governance and policy in Germany; Germany's relations with central and eastern Europe; Germany within the European Security System.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,110 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,110 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 13,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,055 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,055 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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