European Studies MPhil/PhD
- 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.
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
ApplicationResearch 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.
- 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
The intention is that Wolfson Scholarships will be awarded to outstanding students who demonstrate the potential to make an impact on their chosen field. Wolfson Scholarships will be awarded solely on academic merit. Ideally the successful students would aspire to an academic career.
Full details of funding opportunities can be found on the UCL Scholarships website
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.
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