European Studies MPhil/PhD


Research areas:

  • Comparative historical, social and cultural studies
  • Political and social theory
  • Post-Lacanian political theory
  • Theories and representation of violence
  • European cultures of memory
  • European film.

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Entry requirements

A UK Master’s degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. In some cases high marks within a first-class Bachelor’s degree will be acceptable.

English level expected: Good

Application

Research degrees may start at any time of the year, but typically start in September. Deadlines and start dates are usually dictated by funding arrangements so check with the department or academic unit (contact listed in Next steps, right) to see if you need to consider these in your application preparation. In most cases you should identify and contact potential supervisors before making your application. For more information see our How to apply page.

Fees

  • UK/EU Full-time: £4,500
  • UK/EU Part-time: £2,250
  • Overseas Full-time: £16,200
  • Overseas Part-time: £8,250

Scholarships available for this department

Wolfson Scholarships

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Full details of funding opportunities can be found on the UCL Scholarships website


Career

Many of our graduates go on to pursue academic careers and recently our students have taken up positions at UCL, Oxford and King’s College London amongst others. Others are working for non-governmental organisations or in the arts.



Next steps

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Ms Patrizia Oliver

T: +44 (0)20 7679 7024

Department

Centre for Multi-disciplinary & Intercultural Inquiry

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"This MA program was both challenging and rewarding. With constant support from the department's staff, it was an inspiring environment that helped foster a deeper interest in, and understanding of, complex issues in modern Jewish history."

Hannah Iles

, 2013

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