These areas interlink, and both staff and students are keen to cross the boundaries from one area of research to another.
About the program
The research degrees of MPhil and PhD are offered in any of the main three strands of Drama at The University of Manchester :
- Theatre Studies, Applied Theatre and Screen Studies.
You will have a supervisor with a specialism related to your field of research, and have the option to write a full 80,000 word thesis or complete a practice-based dissertation. The practice-based dissertation gives you the opportunity to submit practice as part of your final thesis submission.
The staff/student seminar series, Cultivating Research, provides a regular forum of debate and the presentation of short papers on a wide range of topics, and acts as a focal point in the postgraduate research culture.
The research degrees of MPhil and PhD are offered in any of the main three strands of Drama at Manchester:
- Theatre Studies,
- Applied Theatre
- Screen Studies.
- 36 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesPsychology Theatre & Dance View 24 other PhDs in Theatre & Dance in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Academic entry qualification overview
- Successful completion of a Masters course with an overall classification of Merit or higher, or its overseas equivalent, with an element of research training, is a prerequisite for entry to a PhD.
- A research proposal must be included with the formal application materials.
- English language
International19500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19500 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Manchester
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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