Humanities and Social Sciences MRes

University of Portsmouth

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Course info

In this course, you will choose to study within any of the facultys schools: the School of Education and Sociology (SES), the School of Languages and Applied Linguistics (SLAL) and the School of Area Studies, History, Politics, and Literature (SASHPL). This degree is perfect for progressing your career, and can help you to pursue ambitious new roles, or seek promotion opportunities.On this course you will focus your research interest in the humanities and social sciences field, learn to ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Portsmouth | 1 year | SEP-20

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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45th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
61st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
23rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2019

Tuition fees

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£7,300 per year
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£7,300 per year
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More info: The same fee will be applicable for Channel Islands and Isle of Man students. Tuition fee are subject to annual increase. Additional cost may apply..

Students from EU EU Students
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£14,300 per year
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More info: Tuition fees are subject to annual increase. Additional cost may apply..

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Latest Social Sciences reviews

Social Sciences
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Hannah
19 Feb 20

Humanities and Social Sciences MRes

Loved it enough here to stay for my masters! The course itself and all staff are fantastic, and Portsmouth has just the...

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How Social Sciences students rated:

Student rating ( 4.8) 4 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,614 reviews

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University of Portsmouth
CompUniGuide ranking
61st
Student rating
( 4.1)
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With just under 4,000 postgraduate students on campus, the University of Portsmouth is an ideal choice for postgraduate students. The University has great research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science. A massive 89% of its research in physics and 90% of its research in allied health professions was rated as either ‘World Leading’ or ‘Internationally Excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework in 2014. Portsmouth also holds a Gold award from the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, so you can be sure you’ll get a high-quality education.

Where you'll study

University of Portsmouth

University House Winston Churchill Avenue Portsmouth
PO1 2UP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Portsmouth & Southsea  0.1 miles away