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The award
MPhil, PhD

How long you will study

Domestic course fees
GBP 4500 per year

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 13300 per year

All study options

About Social Sciences at University of Lincoln

Postgraduate research in the School of Social and Political Sciences is informed by the expertise of our team of academics, who have long-standing links to industry, government, research organisations and the voluntary sector.

Opportunities for research are available across a range of topics in social and political sciences. Current research projects include the politics of anti-social behaviour, quality physical education, transforming higher education, new social movements in the Middle East, support for people with HIV/AIDS, the 1984/5 miners' strike, gender and violence, the Gambling Act 2005, and democracy and human rights in Africa.

You can benefit from a structured programme of training which aims to develop the research competencies and professional practice skills that can enhance both your postgraduate study and future career. There are opportunities for collaborative working across disciplines and you will be supported in applying for funding, attending conferences and publishing your work.

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Entry requirements

For MPhil entry, applicants should possess a good honours degree. For direct entry PhD, students are expected to possess a Master's degree with a research component.

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