University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Japanese Studies

The course focuses primarily on contemporary Japan, and offers postgraduate supervision in such areas as Japanese religion, society, popular culture and history, through a variety of methodologies, such as anthropological, sociological, textual and cultural studies approaches; research specialisms include: Contemporary religious dynamics in Japan; new religious movements; pilgrimage; religion and violence; religion and the media; religion, law and politics; religion, commercialisation and commodification; sociology of religion; Japanese popular culture and society.

Course modules

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (EU) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (England) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (EU) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (England) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
PHD School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Telephone number: 
0161 275 3559