Postgraduate study in Sociology, Philosophy and Anthropology

We provide a dynamic environment for postgraduate research and taught programmes. Our students are offered an opportunity to work in a friendly environment and in close contact with internationally recognised researchers. Our varied taught programmes provide advance study across a range of interests, including philosophy of science and social science, science and technology and cultural sociology. We support Research degrees across a diverse range of topics, a vibrant research culture and good opportunities for funding. 

Find out more about our taught postgraduate programmes and our research degrees.


Research degrees

Our research degrees are available with a part-time option:

  • MPhil/PhD Philosophy
  • MPhil/PhD Sociology
  • MPhil/PhD Anthropology
  • MPhil/PhD Anthrozoology
  • MA by Research Philosophy
  • MA by Research Anthropology

Available funding

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Research degrees
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