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).


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

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Key information

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