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The award

How long you will study
1 - 2 Year

Domestic course fees
GBP 7100 per year

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 15700 per year

All study options

About Social Research at University of Lincoln

This interdisciplinary programme aims to provide postgraduate students in the College of Social Science with rigorous research training and the opportunity to develop a critical understanding of social interactions.

The MSc Social Research builds on the University of Lincoln's wide-ranging expertise across the disciplines of the social sciences with the aim of advancing your academic knowledge and research skills. Teaching covers research methods, research design and data analysis, while elective modules in your chosen discipline enable you to develop a subject-specific focus.

The College of Social Science's specialist MSc Social Research represents a cross-school collaboration of the College which consists of:

Lincoln Business School

School of Education

School of Health & Social Care

Lincoln Law School

School of Psychology

School of Social & Political Sciences

School of Sport & Exercise Science.

You can be part of a vibrant research community and can benefit from direction and support from a personal tutor with expertise aligned to your specialist area of research.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMScHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 2 Year
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 7100 per yearInternational course feesGBP 15700 per year

Entry requirements

This MSc programme is open to students with at least a 2:1 at Bachelor's level or an equivalent degree, or to students with a proven track record (e.g., having relevant work experience for at least five years).

All students are expected to at least have a basic qualification in mathematics that is equivalent to a C at GCSE level. An interview is normally part of the admissions procedure to make sure that student expectations match course expectations.

International Students will require English Language at IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in each element, or equivalent.

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