Sociology PhD

University of Exeter

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( 4.3) 1767 reviews


Course info

The research area includes: philosophy of science and social science; culture, science and technology; anthropology; and cultural sociology. As a postgraduate student in Sociology, you will be able to pursue your work within a friendly and informal atmosphere. We pride ourselves on providing an environment for students that will expose you to a wide range of intellectual influences and exciting ideas. PhD students are also part of the wider College of Social Sciences and International Studies... READ MORE

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Full time | Streatham Campus | 4 years | JAN-20, A..

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11th / 131
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11th
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4th

Start date and duration

Start date
JAN-20, AP...
JAN-20, APR-20
Full Time
4 years

Tuition fees

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£4,320 per year
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£4,320 per year
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More info: Tuition fees for subsequent years of study may increase to take into account inflationary pressures – this will not exceed 5 per cent per year of study..

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£17,100 per year
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Student rating ( 4.3) 32 reviews

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University of Exeter
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11th
Student rating
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( 4.3)
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The University of Exeter is a public research university that is a member of the leading research- oriented UK universities, the Russell Group, The European University Association and the AMBA. As demonstrated in the REF 2014, 98% of the University of Exeter’s postgraduate research has been rated to be of international quality. Out of their 23,613 students, 4,681 of these are postgraduates. There are three main campuses to study at, with most postgraduates learning at Streatham Campus, the University’s largest site in Exeter. Both this and St Luke’s campus are located 15 minutes from the city centre, with the third campus found in Cornwall.

Where you'll study

University of Exeter

Northcote House
Queen's Drive
Exeter
Devon
EX4 4QJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exeter Central  0.4 miles away

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