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PhD Research

Discover more about our world-leading postgraduate research across the fields of culture, media and the creative industries.  

With a vast range of specialisms from popular culture to policy and from cultural management to creative cities, you’ll have the opportunity to work with research supervisors who are experts in their area. 

Ranked 1st in the UK for research power in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (along with our sister department Digital Humanities), you’ll benefit from expertise in cultural production and distribution, cultural markets and consumption, heritage, museum and memory, popular and digital cultures and media industries.   

Our research students also have the option to take up Graduate Teaching Assistant roles on our master’s courses. 

Qualification(s): MPhil  PhD 
Duration: Expected to be PhD three years FT. September to September, January to January or April to April.

MPhil/PhD Culture, Media & Creative Industries (CMCI) Research at King's College London.

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Modern Language Centre courses

As well as offering all King's students a discount on Evening & Saturday Language Courses, the Modern Language Centre supports the studies of our postgraduate students by offering credit-bearing modules and non credit-bearing modules (PG-only) free of charge.

Learning a language as a postgraduate student will encourage you to develop the ways in which you learn and retain information. The MLC's postgraduate-only courses focus on reading and speaking skills and revolve around the student's own research.

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