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Archaeology
Archaeological Studies (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Archaeology
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Archaeology
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Archaeology (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Conservation Studies
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Conservation Studies
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Conservation Studies (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Biology
Adapting to the Challenges of a Changing Environment
This programme opens for applications from October to January only. The deadline for submitting an application for study in October 2022 is 17 January 2022. Please complete and upload this proforma! in support of your application.
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
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Biology
This programme accepts applications all year round.
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Biology
This programme accepts applications all year round.
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Biology

Please note that the four year version is only available to those applying for fully-funded advertised projects.

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Biology (by research)
This programme accepts applications all year round.
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Biomedical Science
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Biomedical Science

Please note that the four year version is only available to those applying for fully-funded advertised projects.

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Biomedical Science (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Mechanistic Biology

This programme opens for applications from October to January only. The deadline for submitting an application for study in October 2022 is 7 January 2022.

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
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Chemistry
Biological Chemistry
This programme opens for applications from October to January only. The deadline for submitting an application for study in October 2022 is 7 January 2022.
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
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Chemistry
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Chemistry
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Chemistry (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Computer Science
Computer Science
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Computer Science (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Computer Science (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Intelligent Games and Games Intelligence

Please note - this programme in a collaboration between the University of York and Queen Mary, University of London.

There are a number of EPSRC studentships available each year across both institutions. For more information, visit the website for the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Intelligent Games and Game Intelligence (IGGI).

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
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Economics and Related Studies
Economics
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
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Economics
  • PhD (Integrated)
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Health Economics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Education
Applied Linguistics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Applied Linguistics (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Education
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Education (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Language
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Language (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Electronic Engineering
Electronic Engineering
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Electronic Engineering
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Electronic Engineering (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Music Technology
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Music Technology
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Music Technology (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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English and Related Literature
English
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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English (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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English (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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English with Creative Writing
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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English with Creative Writing (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Environment and Geography
Environment (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Environmental Economics and Environmental Management
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
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Environmental Economics and Environmental Management
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Environmental Economics and Environmental Management
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Environmental Economics and Environmental Management (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time distance-learning
  • 8 years part-time distance-learning
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Environmental Geography
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Environmental Geography
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Environmental Geography
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Environmental Geography (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time distance-learning
  • 8 years part-time distance-learning
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Environmental Science
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
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Environmental Science
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Environmental Science
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Environmental Science (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time distance-learning
  • 8 years part-time distance-learning
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Human Geography and Environment
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Human Geography and Environment
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Human Geography and Environment
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Human Geography and Environment (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time distance-learning
  • 8 years part-time distance-learning
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Health Sciences
Health Sciences
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Health Sciences
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Health Sciences

Please note that this four year version is only available to those applying for fully-funded Leverhulme Centre for Anthropocene Biodiversity advertised projects.

The deadline for submitting an application for entry in October 2022 is Monday 10 January 2022.

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
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History
History
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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History
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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History

Please note that this four year version is only available to those applying for fully-funded Leverhulme Centre for Anthropocene Biodiversity advertised projects.

This programme will be subject to a funding deadline which will be confirmed as soon as possible.

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
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History (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
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History (by research)
Aimed at individuals who wish to develop advanced research skills, you will write an extended dissertation of up to 40,000 words.
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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History of Art
History of Art
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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History of Art
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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History of Art (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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History of Art (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Hull York Medical School
Human Sciences

Applicants applying for this programme while intercalating from the MBBS should apply for the July entry point, to commence the programme in August.

  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Human Sciences

Applicants applying for this programme while intercalating from the MBBS should apply for the July entry point, to commence the programme in August.

  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Human Sciences (by thesis)

Applicants applying for this programme while intercalating from the MBBS should apply for the July entry point, to commence the programme in August.

  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Medical Sciences

Applicants applying for this programme while intercalating from the MBBS should apply for the July entry point, to commence the programme in August.

  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Medical Sciences

Applicants applying for this programme while intercalating from the MBBS should apply for the July entry point, to commence the programme in August.

  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Medical Sciences

To undertake this programme you must have at least two years experience of medical practice after graduating.

Applicants applying for this programme while intercalating from the MBBS should apply for the July entry point, to commence the programme in August.

  • Doctor of Medicine
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Medical Sciences (by thesis)

Applicants applying for this programme while intercalating from the MBBS should apply for the July entry point, to commence the programme in August.

  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Language and Linguistic Science
Language and Communication
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Language and Communication
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Linguistics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Linguistics (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Psycholinguistics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Law
Law
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Law
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Law (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Management
Management
We welcome applicants who share our vision and want to undertake innovative and exciting research as part of our academic community. Join researchers from across the globe, who are building new understanding of business and management.
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Mathematics
Mathematics
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Mathematics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Mathematics

Please note that this four year version is only available to those applying for fully-funded Leverhulme Centre for Anthropocene Biodiversity advertised projects.

The deadline for submitting an application for entry in October 2022 is Monday 10 January 2022.

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
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Mathematics (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Mathematics (with Foundation Phase)
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Medieval Studies
Medieval Studies
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Music
Music
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Music
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Music (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Music Technology (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Philosophy
Philosophy
For the PhD we require a prior qualification in philosophy (normally an MA).
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Philosophy
For the MPhil we require a prior qualification in philosophy (normally an MA).
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Philosophy (Distance Learning)
For the PhD we require a prior qualification in philosophy (normally an MA).
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Philosophy (by research)
For the MA by Research we require a prior qualification in philosophy (normally a BA).
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Please note that this programme is currently suspended and will not be receiving any applications. For further information please contact the department of Philosophy, Politics and Economics.
  • MPhil
Closed
Philosophy, Politics and Economics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
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Physics
Physics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Physics (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Physics (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time distance-learning
  • 2 years part-time distance-learning
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Plasma Science & Fusion Energy

The information you provide as part of application will be used by the Fusion CDT for the purposes of processing your application and, if successful, for managing your student career. We may also use aggregated application information to monitor trends in the profile of applicants.

Typically, data will be processed:

-on the grounds of contractual requirement or to take steps to enter into a contract with you eg: to provide you with a University education;
-because it is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest (for information on our public task see our function as set out in our charter);
-because you have given us your consent or, in the case of special category data, your explicit consent.

Your application and supporting docs will be shared with Fusion CDT partner universities Liverpool, Manchester and Durham. The reason for sharing is because we have a joint recruitment process and a joint interview day. Your application may also be shared with other external collaborators, if an external supervisor is involved in a project that you are being considered for.

For the remainder of this privacy notice see, General Privacy Notice. (www.york.ac.uk/records-management/dp/your-info/privacynotice-studentapplicants)

  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Politics
Environment and Politics
Students on this programme are jointly supervised by a member of the Department of Environment and the Department of Politics.
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Global Development

This programme is housed in the new Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre (IGDC), which applies interdisciplinary expertise to research, teaching and partnership to address development challenges in innovative ways. Students will benefit from bespoke training in interdisciplinary approaches and methodologies and have supervisors from two departments in order to bring wider expertise to bear on global development challenges. They will join and contribute to the IGDC's vibrant research community. Areas where we are keen to promote scholarship include:

  • health and wellbeing
  • governance
  • citizenship
  • sustainability
  • development alternatives
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Politics
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Postwar Recovery Studies
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Psychology
Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Psychology
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Psychology
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Social Policy and Social Work
Social Policy & Social Work
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Social Policy and Social Work
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Sociology
Sociology
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
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Sociology
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Sociology (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Sociology (by research)
  • MA
Closed
Sociology: Bioscience and Society
  • PhD
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
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Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media
Filmmaking (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Interactive Media (by research)
  • MSc
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Interactive Media (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Screenwriting (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Screenwriting (by research) (Distance Learning)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time distance-learning
  • 2 years part-time distance-learning
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Theatre (by research)
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
  • 2 years part-time
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Theatre, Film & Television

The MPhil is available for exit award only should you wish to downgrade from the PhD.

  • MPhil
Closed
Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media by Creative Practice
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media by Creative Practice (Distance Learning)
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time distance-learning
  • 6 years part-time distance-learning
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Women's Studies
Women's Studies
We provide an interdisciplinary environment for research and supervision in a wide range of Women's Studies issues to both full- and part-time students.
  • PhD
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
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Women's Studies
We provide an interdisciplinary environment for research and supervision in a wide range of Women's Studies issues to both full- and part-time students.
  • MPhil
  • 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
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Women's Studies (by research)
This course provides an opportunity for those with a particular research interest in Women's Studies, and substantial undergraduate knowledge in the field, to pursue an independent piece of research
  • MA
  • 1 year full-time
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