University of Essex

University of Essex

Criminology

Research supervision is offered in the areas of: citizenship, ethnicity and nation; class and stratification; conversation analysis; crime and deviance; culture; development; ecology and environment; ethnographic methods; Europe, the new Europe; family; gay and lesbian studies; gender divisions; health and medicine including mental illness; history of sociological thought; Japanese society; Latin America; masculinity; mass media; oral history; politics and power; postmodernism; poverty; psychoanalytic theory; racism and ethnic relations; research methods; public policy and social policy; sexuality and intimacy; social history; sociological theory; symbolic interactionism; United States; work, employment and business organisation.

Entry requirements

Master's degree or equivalent, in relevant subject area; IELTS 6.5.

Sponsorship information

Research councils and some University of Essex studentships available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,475 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,475 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,475 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Colchester Campus Colchester CO4 3SQ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Graduate Administrator, Department of Sociology
Telephone number: 
01206 873051