University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Communication and Media

Research is centred on 3 major themes: Mediated governance, the increasingly central role of mediated communication in political life, the communication of governance, relationships between media and governance; the study of international and global communications in their cultural, political, military, economic and social dimensions; the analysis of media production as a central aspect of contemporary and historical communication.

Entry requirements

1st Class or at least a good upper 2nd Class degree. A Master's degree is not required, but applications are seen more favourably with one; applicants should ideally have achieved a distinction or at least a merit, especially in their dissertation. An IELTS score 6.5 (with not less than 6.0 in any skill area).

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

School of Media and Communication - Research Postgraduate
Telephone number: 
0113 343 4192