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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    City, University of London

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    30-SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

On the Mphil/PhD, you will join the vibrant research culture in our leading sociology department and work closely with our expert supervisors, advancing your understanding and knowledge of sociology.

Overview

You will be joining a dynamic and cosmopolitan research community in a leading sociology department.

We will work with you to help you become a scholar with the skills to design an independent research project, generate publications that advance substantive and theoretical knowledge and understanding, and who can teach at university level.

We are particularly keen to hear from you, if you have an original research proposal in one (or several) of the following areas:

  • new media and the digital society
  • trends and developments in global news media
  • media, campaigning, and social change
  • crime and criminality
  • crime and popular culture
  • policing, criminal justice, and crime prevention
  • victimology
  • contemporary social theory (including critical theory)
  • contemporary cultural theory
  • gender, sexualities, and social change
  • work, employment, and socio-economic change
  • youth studies
  • cultural studies

Application deadline

21 August 2022

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 12,480per year

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

University information

City, University of London

  • University League Table

    40th

  • Campus address

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, City of London, EC1V 0HB, England

Nearly all degrees offer the opportunity of a work placement, a clinical placement or time studying abroad. Many offer professional accreditation.
A diverse and welcoming community with buddy schemes, active student societies, Students' Union, student counselling and an award-winning student centre.
Partnerships with more than 100 leading institutions across the globe bring exciting opportunities to study abroad and get international work experience.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    22nd out of 105 41

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    127 59%

    34th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    66.0 66%

    8th

    75
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.70 74%

    59th

    10

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