Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme will help you to achieve a critical conceptual understanding of evidence and theory relating to recent developments in the field. You will then be in a position to apply this understanding to your own professional context.

Course Modules

You will take taught modules as part of your qualifying requirement. The aim of these modules is to help you to gain the skills, knowledge and understanding to engage with and evaluate research and theory. These modules will also enable you to prepare and carry out a research project.

Course Additional Entry

A first degree and a taught Master's degree in a relevant subject. Some relevant work experience is desirable, but not essential. You will be asked to complete a short admissions task.,A first degree and a taught Master's degree in a relevant subject. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub'tests.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD with Integrated Study £13,740  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD with Integrated Study £6,950  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
PhD with Integrated Study £6,875  Academic year. First year overseas fees
5 years
Part Time
PhD with Integrated Study £3,975  Academic year. First year home fees