Ph. D. On Campus

Media and Cultural Studies (Research)

University of Lincoln

18 months
16100 GBP/year
4495 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Students of the Media and Cultural Studies (Research) at University of Lincoln can benefit from the School’s research expertise, spanning media and cultural studies, film and television, and media and heritage, and opportunities to attend and present at research seminars, events, and talks within the School. This enables students to advance their knowledge and skills further.


As a researcher in the School, students can engage in a structured programme of training to develop the critical skills necessary for study. An experienced supervisory team can offer support and guidance on research, funding opportunities, attending conferences, and publishing work in recognised journals.

Due to the nature of postgraduate research programmes, the majority of time is spent in independent study and research. Students will have regular meetings with their academic supervisor, but the frequency of these will vary depending on individual requirements, subject area, staff availability, and stage of programme.

Career and Personal Development

Graduates of the Media and Cultural Studies (Research) at University of Lincoln may progress their careers in roles in the media and creative industries. A postgraduate research degree can be an important foundation for a career in academia or research.

Programme Structure

Areas include:

  • media ecologies, 
  • visual and digital culture, 
  • sonic culture, 
  • horror studies, 
  • games studies, 
  • environmental photography,
  • cultural theory, 
  • contemporary European thought

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We would advise you to apply as soon as possible.


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Master's degree.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 18 months.
  • National

    4495 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4495 GBP per year during 18 months.


  • Home: £2,248/year
  • International: £8,050/year

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Media and Cultural Studies (Research)
University of Lincoln


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings