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Performing Arts Research Opportunities, Ph.D.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) ,
MPhil/PhD Performing Arts Research Opportunities students at University of Lincoln can join a thriving, creative community where current research areas include musical theatre, gender and performance, directing, and dance and technology.

About

While studying for an MPhil or PhD, you are expected to undertake independent research in an area of your choice, supervised and supported by a team of academics. You will have access to a range of training opportunities provided by the University that aim to develop your research skills.

The MPhil/PhD Performing Arts Research Opportunities at University of Lincoln may enhance and progress careers in performing arts, and can open up opportunities at senior levels in direction, production, management and education.

Due to the nature of postgraduate research programmes, the vast majority of your time will be spent in independent study and research. You will have meetings with your academic supervisor, however the regularity of these will vary depending on your own individual requirements, subject area, staff availability and the stage of your programme.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    • Duration description

       MPhil: 1.5-3 years. PhD: 2-4 years

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      MPhil: 2-4 years. PhD: 3-6 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Example Research Areas include:

  • Theatre and Consciousness
  • Modern European Avant Garde
  • German Theatre
  • Dance and Choreography
  • 20th Century British Theatre
  • Contemporary Experimental Performance
  • Indian Theatre
  • Musical Theatre
  • Adaptation
  • Translation and Dramaturgy
  • Intercultural Theatre
  • Gender and Performance
  • Playwriting
  • Shakespeare’s Theatre
  • Directing
  • Dance and Technology
  • Practice as Research

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • First or upper second class honours degree and a Master’s degree
  • Choose the course you wish to study, making sure you check the entry requirements
  • Most of our postgraduate courses have no official closing date for applications
  • If you are applying for a research programme, you will need to draft your research proposal

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15800 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4332 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4332 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Part-Time

  • Home/EU: £2,166
  • International: £7,900

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.

Funding

Each year, the University of Lincoln is delighted to award a number of scholarships to suitably qualified students from around the world. Depending on your academic ability, intended programme of study and nationality, the level of scholarship can vary.

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