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Sociology

University of Cambridge

36 months
Duration
25758 GBP/year
8844 GBP/year
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About

The PhD in Sociology from University of Cambridge, offers a world-class programme of a research study in sociology supervised by world-renowned experts in their fields.

Overview

The Sociology from University of Cambridge course, aims to provide all students with the skills they need to be professional researchers and academics.

Features

There is an organised programme of courses for first-year PhD students, which has three major components:

  • Basic academic and research skills, designed to provide the essential tools of academic work
  • The core training programme, which covers issues of social science research in general
  • Issues of research specific to particular disciplines or areas of interest, and research design, including the integration of methodological, theoretical and substantive issues

You will be expected to participate fully in the core training programme, and in the departmental seminar series. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • All first-year PhD students attend the first-year PhD research seminars in Michaelmas and Lent terms offering talks on transferable skills such as publication, careers advice and academic writing and the opportunity for each student to make a presentation based on their research plans.

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two academic references 
    • Transcript 
    • CV/resume
    • Evidence of competence in English 
    • Sample of work 
    • Research proposal 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25758 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25758 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8844 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8844 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part time:  

  • National: £5,306 
  • International: £15,454

Living costs for Cambridge

846 - 1465 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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