University of Essex
Applied Social and Economic Research
For research programmes supervision is offered in quantitative research in sociology and other social sciences; this involves the use of secondary data to answer socially relevant research questions and we offer supervision in: social stratification; social class and other forms of disadvantage; social behaviour, beliefs and values; occupational choice and mobility; migration; social change; life cycle and biography; social group identity; sociology of education; and family and socialisation.
Master's degree, or equivalent, in relevant subject area; IELTS 6.5.
Research council funding and some University of Essex studentships available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 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|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||48 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 5,975 per Academic year (overseas fees)||48 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
Graduate Administrator, Institute for Social and Economic Research