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Latin American and Caribbean Studies

School of Advanced Study, University of London

36 months
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15500 GBP/year
6130 GBP/year
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About

This Latin American and Caribbean Studies degree from School of Advanced Study, University of London presents the opportunity to gain expertise in your area of interest while also honing a range of transferable skills. 

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Overview

Undertaking doctoral research allows you to develop in-depth knowledge, while making a meaningful contribution to your chosen field.

With guidance from our expert supervisors, you'll carry out extensive independent research culminating in a thesis of up to 100,000 words. The Institute’s expertise covers a range of topic areas in both Latin American and Caribbean Studies

On completing this Latin American and Caribbean Studies degree from School of Advanced Study, University of London , you'll be well prepared for specialist career paths both within academia and beyond.

Study Mode

You can study on-campus or online.

Opportunities and Facilities

The Institute of Latin American Studies occupies a unique position at the core of academic study of the region in the UK. Internationally recognised as a centre of excellence for research facilitation, it serves the wider community through organising academic events, providing online research resources, publishing scholarly writings and hosting visiting fellows.

It possesses a world-class library dedicated to the study of Latin America and is the administrative home of the highly respected Journal of Latin American Studies.

More broadly, the School of Advanced Study itself offers excellent resources for inter-disciplinary research by bringing together nine internationally renowned research institutes that support the promotion of research in the humanities.

The School of Advanced Study is also home to Senate House Library, the central library for the University of London. The art deco building, which the School and Senate House Library are part of, is a literary landmark in the heart of Bloomsbury, located next to the British Museum. 

Programme Structure

The Institute of Latin American Studies offers doctoral research supervision in the following broad areas:
  • Colonial Latin America
  • Latin American history and historiography
  • Andean History
  • Postcolonial Latin American history
  • Independence and revolution in Latin America
  • Anthropology
  • Ethnography
  • Social movements and citizenship practices
  • Transitional justice, human rights and memory work
  • Latin American literature and film
  • Caribbean Studies

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Before submitting an application you are advised to contact a member of the Warburg academic staff who has interests in your proposed field of study to discuss your proposal. 
  • Before agreeing to accept you, the School will require you to submit a research proposal, so it is worthwhile having this drafted ahead of a formal application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    6130 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6130 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Part time:

  • UK: £3600
  • EU/Overseas: £9300

Funding

Find out more about our range of funding opportunities: https://www.sas.ac.uk/graduate-study/fees-and-funding

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