Social Research Methods and Statistics MSc
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- Degree awarded
- Master of Science
- 12 Months. [Full-Time] 24 Months [Part-Time]
- Entry requirements
- An Upper Second class honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a social science discipline.
- How to apply
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Social Statistics is a discipline area, set up as part of the commitment by the University of Manchester to develop Social Statistics as a key component of its School of Social Sciences. All academic staff from the Centre for Census and Survey Research are formally located within this discipline.
Our research, along with colleagues in Sociology, was rated joint first in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, with the highest proportion of research judged to be world leading of any UK higher education institution.
The University of Manchester has a long tradition of world leading research and innovation in social science and is home to methods@manchester ( http://www.methods.manchester.ac.uk/ )
Contact: Course Director:
Dr Wendy Olsen
Tel: 0161 275 3043
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2015, the tuition fees are as follows:
- MSc (full-time)
UK/EU students (per annum): £6,750
International students (per annum): £15,000
- MSc (part-time)
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,375
International students (per annum): £7,500
- PGDip (full-time)
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,500
International students (per annum): £10,000
- PGDip (part-time)
UK/EU students (per annum): £2,250
International students (per annum): £5,000
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
Social Statistics will be awarding a number of bursaries in 2014/2015.
Please see the School's funding page for further information.
- School of Social Sciences - Stanley Jevons Postgraduate Loyalty Bursary 2014
- School of Social Sciences - MSc Social Research Methods and Statistics Scholarship - 2014
- Academic department
- School of Social Sciences
- Contact name
- Zoe Woodend
- 0161 275 1296
- Academic department overview
See: School Subjects