University of Reading

University of Reading


We welcome applications for a research degree across a wide range of economic, agricultural, international development and policy related topics and are always pleased to discuss initial research ideas with people who may be considering undertaking a PhD or MPhil. The aim of the programme is to give students the opportunity to undertake a sustained and in-depth study of their area of interest, and to equip them with the skills required to pursue independent analytical research for their subsequent career.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 4 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

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Key information

Postgraduate admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289