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Ph.D. On Campus

Social Work

The University of Edinburgh

36 months
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21150 GBP/year
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About

Social Work researchers at The University of Edinburgh have excellent links with professional and social work services in statutory and voluntary sectors.

Overview

We also have a number of partnerships with agencies and organisations providing social work in the Global South.

The research interests of staff cover the full range of applied service specialisms and theoretical issues in social work.

Training and support

Together with students in all disciplines across the School, you will undertake research methods courses in first year (and second year if part-time) before proceeding with your thesis.

Each Social Work researchers at The University of Edinburgh has two supervisors with the possibility of the second supervisor coming from an outside discipline.

There are regular group meetings, especially in Year One, between staff and students across the subject area.

Programme Structure

In Scotland this includes:

  • criminal justice
  • children and families
  • vulnerable adults
  • community care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent, and a UK masters degree with an overall mark of 65% or its international equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21150 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.

PhD part-time fees

  • Overseas: £10,575
  • Home:  £2,250

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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