DPhil in Sociology

The DPhil in Sociology is a research based degree. It is a full-time, three year programme of doctoral study which is intended for students who would like to undertake original and independent research in preparation for an academic career and other research-intense jobs. The DPhil is examined by a thesis, prepared under guidance of one or two academic supervisors.

MPhil in Sociology and Demography

The MPhil introduces students to contemporary theories and research methods on the intersection of Sociology and Demography. This 21-month course prepares students for doctoral work in Sociology and Demography and research-intense jobs.

MSc in Sociology

This taught course provides training for careers in social research and prepares students for doctoral work in Sociology. This 12-month course has four main components: Sociological Analysis, Research Methods, Optional Papers, and Thesis.