PhD Social Anthropology / Overview
Year of entry: 2020
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- Degree awarded
- Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
- 3/4 years (full-time); 7 years (part-time)
- Entry requirements
- A First or Upper Second class Bachelor's degree in a cognate subject (or its international equivalent).
- A Master's degree in anthropology with minimum 65% in the dissertation and overall average of 65%, and no mark below 55% (or overseas equivalent).
- How to apply
- Apply online
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- Examine human behaviour and relationships under expert research supervision
- Join a lively PhD community of students working in all of the world's continents and on a variety of topics
- Work closely with an expert supervisor, with further guidance from at least one extra supervisor
The University holds an annual PGR open day, where you will have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about our facilities and programmes.
On this day, you will find out more about the School of Social Sciences, our Social Anthropology department, and our resources.
You'll also be able to meet academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.
For more information and to book your place, see open days .
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2020, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,407
International students (per annum): £19,000
UK/EU students (per annum): £2,203
International students (per annum): £9,500
We receive money from a range of sources to help you fund your research and have a variety of awards on offer, covering tuition fees and a generous stipend, including school and departmental studentships and the President's Doctoral Scholar award .
Application deadlines for internal funding opportunities are often at the beginning of December for programmes starting the following September. Please ensure you check the School site for up-to-date information.
If you're planning to apply for a scholarship or award that is not attached to a particular project, you'll normally need to hold an offer of a place from the University before applying.
Search for current funding opportunities by country and research programme using our funding database search tool .
New funding opportunity - see GCRF . Please email Rupert.Cox@manchester.ac.uk to apply or to discuss further. The deadline to submit an informal application (CV, degree transcripts, supporting statement) is 31 January 2020
If you wish to be considered for funding available via the School or Research Council (ESRC) you must submit your complete programme application by 2 December 2019.
Please ask your referees to email their references to firstname.lastname@example.org (we do not contact referees directly).
- Commonwealth Scholarships and Fellowships Plan (CSFP) General Scholarship
- School of Social Sciences - EPSRC DTP Studentships 2020
- School of Social Sciences (Faculty of Humanities) - Research Impact Scholarships 2020
- School of Social Sciences - PhD Studentships - 2020
- School of Social Sciences - North West Doctoral Training Centre (NWSSDTP/ESRC) - Studentships - 2020
- School of Social Sciences - China Scholarship Council Joint Scholarship for PhD Study 2020 (TO BE CONFIRMED)
- School of Social Sciences - Trudeau Doctoral Scholarships (2020/21)
- THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED. The John Rylands Research Institute Scholarship for Researchers from a Black British Background 2020-21
- School of Social Sciences - PhD Studentship with the Stuart Hall Foundation - September 2020
- School of Social Sciences - James Lincoln PhD Studentship - 2020
- School of Social Sciences - President's Doctoral Scholarship (PDS) 2020/2021
- School of Social Sciences - Commonwealth Scholarship (for high income countries)
- School of Social Sciences
- Contact name
- Zoe Woodend
- +44 (0)161 275 2450
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