University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Social Anthropology with Visual Media

The programme has a practice-based approach to teaching in visual anthropology; research programmes involve fieldwork incorporating some element of film-making or other practical projects in image-making or sound-recording.

Entry requirements

A UK Master's degree (or overseas equivalent) in social and/or visual anthropology, or a related field as well as the necessary film making competences; for applicants whose 1st language is not English; IELTS overall 7, writing score 7; TOEFL overall 623, TWE 5 (PBT); TOEFL overall 263, TWE 5 (CBT) (this test is no longer available but results less than 2 years old can be submitted); TOEFL overall 100, with 25 in each of the 4 sections (IBT).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,828 per Academic year (home fees) 36 months
PhD Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 36 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months

Campus details

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

Key information

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