University of East London

Course Introduction

The school gives postgraduate research students the chance to learn from the best academic minds and industry experts. You?ll be studying n an environment that positively encourages students to think beyond the boundaries of traditional disciplines. The school?s major research areas include: business strategy and sustainability, market function, entrepreneurialism and SMEs, global development, criminology and justice, conflict and law, terrorism studies and human rights. All Postgraduate Research students are supervised by at least two research-active staff. Your supervisors will support your programme of research through regular meetings and reviews. t the end of your MPhil, you will be required to submit a 40,000 word thesis which outlines your research findings. You will then have to undergo an oral examination (a viva) on your thesis.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Full Time
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Home Fees
2 years
Full Time
Master of Philosophy - MPhil European Fees
2 years
Full Time
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Applicants those who have relevant research or work experience, but no degree, they can still be considered for admission.
  • International entry requirements: The minimum requirement for a research degree is an IELTS Academic English score of 7.0 overall (minimum of 6.5 in all components). This should normally have been gained within the past two years.
  • IELTS score: 7