(Please note, this is a research degree programme, not a taught degree programme. You will be performing research under a supervisor to produce a thesis at the end of the programme).
This cross-disciplinary Masters by Research programme focuses on using cross-disciplinary research approaches to tackle complex real-world problems. These projects bring together students and supervisors to address specific research problem from a cross-disciplinary perspective. Each student is registered in their home discipline department, usually with two cross-disciplinary research co-supervisors. The student and supervisor team work together in YCCSA, joint tackling a real research problem, whilst learning cross-disciplinary research skills. Successful students will graduate with a Masters by Research degree from their department.
In addition to project-specific requirements, successful applicants will have
If you are interested in this programme, please contact relevant YCCSA staff members to discuss potential research projects. Once you have identified a research topic and potential supervisor team, please apply Online.
Examples of cross-disciplinary projects (non-exhaustive set):