Urban Studies, MSc by Research

Swansea University

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Course info

COURSE OVERVIEWThe MSc by Research in Urban Studies allows you to undertake a year-long (full time) or two-year-long (part-time) individual programme of personally and professionally enriching research, supervised by our Human Geography academic staff.Your urban studies research project will be shaped by participation in research activities such as seminars and reading groups, as well as your involvement in one of our established Human Geography research groups.While this research programme ... READ MORE

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Full time | Singleton Park Campus | 1 year | JAN, OCT

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
14th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
29th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
62nd

Start date and duration

Start date
JAN, OCT
Full Time
1 year

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Details
Applicants for MSc by Research must normally hold an undergraduate degree at 2.1 level (or Non-UK equivalent as defined by Swansea University). As well as academic qualifications, Admissions decisions may be based on other factors, including (but not limited to): the standard of the research synopsis/proposal, performance at interview, intensity of competition for limited places, and relevant professional experience.

Tuition fees

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£4,500 per year
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£19,150 per year
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£19,150 per year
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Swansea University
CUG ranking
29th
Student rating
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( 4.5)
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Located on the stunning Swansea Bay coastline, this Welsh university provides easy access to the city centre, as well as to the beaches of the spectacular Gower Peninsula. Swansea has recently been named University of the Year by students at the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019, where it was also runner-up in the Postgraduate category. It’s also recognised as a UK top 30 research institution (Research Excellence Framework 2014).

Where you'll study

Swansea University

Singleton Park Swansea
SA2 8PP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  1.2 miles away