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  • Qualification

    MRes - Master of Research

  • Location

    Robert Gordon University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    FEB-21

  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary

Our policy-based and theoretically-informed empirical research reflects our engagement with academic and public sector stakeholders in local, national and international issues. Innovative research is undertaken within our academic disciplines and in interdisciplinary collaborations within the school and university, and with other institutions.

We can also offer research degrees in the following broad areas:

Psychology

Cognitive Psychology

Neuropsychology

Health Psychology

Personal and Social Identity

Language

Psychology of Memory

Sociology

Collective Violence and Terrorism

Historical Sociology

Cultural Sociology

Social Exclusion and Homelessness

Drugs and Substance Misuse

Sociology of the Body

Sociology of Health

Gender

Theoretical Sociology

Development and Post-conflict Societies

Corporate Social Responsibility

Energy and Environmental Change

Social Work

Adoption and Fostering

Housing Policy and Urban Issues

Ageing and Older People

Migration

Child Protection, Residential

Organisational Change, Child Care, Youth Justice

Social Care and Social Welfare

Disability

Social Work Education

Personal and Professional Development

Evaluation

Family and Kinship

Substance Abuse

Homelessness

Service Users & Carers

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 16,510per year

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

University information

Robert Gordon University

  • University League Table

    72nd

  • Campus address

    Robert Gordon University, Garthdee House, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, City Of, AB10 7QB, Scotland

Over 132 nationalities are represented on the RGU campus, by staff and students.
25,000 students live in the city of Aberdeen, around 10% of which are international.
English language support is provided by the Study Skills team for the duration of studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    35th out of 102 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    149 75%

    16th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    53 53%

    64th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.17 83%

    22nd

    9

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