University of Edinburgh
This programme allows students to undertake a research degree by writing 2 substantial essays of 7000 words on related topics of their own choice, before building on this with a dissertation of 15,000 words. The MScR Film Studies II programme allows students to undertake a research project of their own devising, leading to a 30,000-word dissertation; there is also a 3-year research PhD (approximately 80,000 words) within our academic areas of research expertise, with a particular interest in projects related to film-philosophy and film theory; proposals are welcomed on a number of national and world cinemas and on individual auteurs or groups of directors.
A UK 2.1 Honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a relevant discipline; applicants are asked to send an academic writing sample (in English) of between 3000-4000 words; this can be a previous essay or dissertation excerpt submitted as part of degree studies; applicants will also be asked to submit a research proposal; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 6,600 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Res)||Part-time||£ 3,300 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc (Res)||Part-time||£ 8,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 13,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 6,550 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
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