University of Warwick

University of Warwick


This is a comprehensive programme of study in advanced sociology; in the 1st term students study both sociological theory and sociological research methods (quantitative and qualitative); in the 2nd term there is ample opportunity for students to explore their own interests in a wide range of substantive fields and/or to consolidate and extend work done in the 1st term; the final module consists of a 15000-word MA dissertation, supervised by a member of the academic staff, due in September of the final year of study.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in arts or social science subject is normally required; English language requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (iBT) 92, PTE 62, CAE 60+ or CPE.

Sponsorship information

ESRC quota awards; Arts and Humanities Research Board awards; Overseas Research Scheme.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 3,040 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 6,080 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

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Telephone number: 
02476 524585