University of Exeter

University of Exeter

Cornish Studies

The Institute is home to two high-profile research programmes: the Cornish Communities Programme, which encourages research on the issues of migration, community, family and identity at different geographical scales; and the Cornish Audio Visual Archive, an innovative programme for the study and documentation of the oral and visual culture of Cornwall. Research areas include: oral history; migration studies; identity; politics and nationalism; music and culture; modern social history.

Entry requirements

Normally a Master's degree with Merit or equivalent in history, or other relevant qualifications such as a doctorate in another subject. International students must also satisfy our English language entry requirements.

Sponsorship information

The University of Exeter offers over a hundred PhD studentships annually. The majority are advertised in the Winter/Spring for entry the following September. For information on how to fund your research degree, please visit the postgraduate study pages of our website.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 15,450 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,450 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Distance learning September 2016 - 6 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 - 3 years
PhD Distance learning January 2017 - 6 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 - 3 years
PhD Distance learning April 2017 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,450 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,450 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Distance learning September 2016 - 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 - 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 - 2 years
MPhil Distance learning January 2017 - 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 - 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 - 4 years
MPhil Distance learning April 2017 - 1 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 - 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 - 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penryn Campus Falmouth TR10 9EZ South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
+44(0)1392 723044