University of Essex
This course was established to meet the demands of our students who have an established interest in human rights and wish to pursue doctoral research which goes beyond a single academic discipline but includes a distinct multi and interdisciplinary perspective; supervision is available across a number of academic interests in human rights and our research is wide ranging and in-depth; topics include: the prohibition against torture; freedom of religion; children in armed conflict; methods of democratic assessment; and the relationship between human rights and foreign direct investment; while our primary focus is international and comparative human rights, our research-active staff also encompass human rights and democracy in the UK.
Master's degree or equivalent, in relevant subject area; IELTS 7.0.
Research councils and some University of Essex studentships available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 5,975 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 5,975 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
Human Rights Educational Programme Administrator, Human Rights Centre