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Health and Social Policy PhD

University of Glasgow

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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    Dumfries Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

Based at Dumfries Campus, our staff are experts in health and social policy, with a special focus on the social, economic and cultural regeneration of rural areas.

Overview

Areas of specialism include:

  • business
  • local economy
  • communities
  • the Third Sector
  • social policy
  • ageing
  • health care
  • policy implementation.

Final assessment involves the submission of a thesis of between 70,000 and 100,000 words and an oral examination (viva voce).

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 18,370per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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University of Glasgow

  • University League Table

    19th

  • Campus address

    University of Glasgow, The Fraser Building, 65 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, City Of, G12 8QQ, Scotland

A wide range of international scholarships are available including International Excellence scholarships and postgraduate awards.
Meet students from across the university with over 250 clubs and societies available – ranging from international student societies to the Harry Potter society.
Pre-sessional English language provision available prior to starting university, and English language support options throughout the duration of study.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    1st out of 35 2

    6th out of 42 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    233 96%

    3rd

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    100 100%

    1st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.10 82%

    17th

    3
  • Entry standards

    / Max 191
    176 91%

    3rd

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    25th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.29 86%

    6th

    27

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