University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Social Statistics

Research areas include: Census and survey methodology; statistical methods in the analysis of social data; social network analysis; population studies; ethnic and gender differences and employment and the labour market; some recent PhD title include: the role of privacy and confidentiality in the collection and dissemination of census and survey data; and race and population - a statistical demographic approach.

Entry requirements

Applicants for the PhD are expected to have a UK Master's degree (or overseas equivalent) in a relevant social science subject with a minimum overall average of 60 percent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 72 months
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Social Sciences
Telephone number: 
0161 275 1296