University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Social Anthropology (Cities and Migration)

This course allows students to draw on the broad range of expertise on cities and migration in social anthropology and across many other disciplines in the faculty of humanities.

Entry requirements

A UK 2.1 (or overseas equivalent) in an appropriate subject for direct Master�s entry; UK 2.2 (or overseas equivalent) in an appropriate subject for Postgraduate Diploma route entry. IELTS - overall score of 7, including 7 in writing with no further component score below 6.0. TOEFL IBT - overall score of 100 with 25 in each section.

Course modules

Modules include: The linkages between migration and international capital; social aspects of inner city regeneration in the UK; urban planning in the global south and extreme social inequality; the recent radical transformation of Beijing and shanghai through consumer culture; humanitarianism and the management of refugees; urban design and concepts of community and collective memory; ideas about sexuality, gender and their connection to modern urban social geography.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Full-time - 9 months
PgDip Part-time - 18 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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