University of Kent

University of Kent

Social Anthropology and Computing

This programme applies computer-based methods to anthropological research at a relatively advanced and creative level, usually requiring computer programming skills and/or a broad understanding of computing at the applications level. You develop the basics of research in anthropology � the design, planning, implementation and analysis of anthropological research � and learn to apply specialised computing methods that you develop or adapt to anthropological research and analysis.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) in anthropology or associated field; in certain circumstances, students who have not followed a conventional education path are also considered; these cases are assessed individually by the director of graduate studies and the programme co-ordinator. Please also check our website for general entry requirements (including English language requirements).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,890 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 6,460 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01227 827272