Sociology MPhil/PhD

University of Worcester

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Course info

We welcome applications to undertake research towards MPhil and PhD degrees in Sociology.Research at Worcester has grown significantly in recent years. We aim to produce research that is distinctive, socially and culturally relevant, and that influences national agendas. We continually strive to develop new areas of research excellence while, in certain areas, our work has already been acknowledged as world-leading.School of HumanitiesThe School of Humanities has a strong mix of academics with ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Worcester | 3 years | 01-FEB-23..

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WUSCA student ranking
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50th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
85th
CUG subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2023
48th

Start date and duration

Start date
01-FEB-23, 02-OCT-23
Full Time
3 years

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For MPhil: First or Upper Second Class Honours Degree or an approved equivalent award or Research or professional experience which has resulted in appropriate evidence of achievement. For PhD Postgraduate Masters Degree in a discipline which is appropriate to the proposed programme of study or First or Upper Second Class Honours Degree or equivalent award in an appropriate discipline or Research or professional experience at postgraduate level which has resulted in published work, written reports or other appropriate evidence of achievement.

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£4,500 per year
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£15,800 per year
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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 45 reviews

5 star 58%
4 star 20%
3 star 20%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,776 reviews

5 star 46%
4 star 38%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Worcester

Henwick Grove Worcester
Worcestershire
WR2 6AJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Worcester Shrub Hill  0.9 miles away

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