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Postgraduate research


We welcome high quality applications to our MPhil/PhD Programme.

The School attracts PhD studentships from a variety of sources, including the ESRC and AHRC. We are also able to offer department-funded Ros Driver studentships to exceptional candidates researching topics in science education.

Our PhD students have access to dedicated study space within the department as well as the facilities of the College. The School offers extensive foundation and advanced methods training, and research students can also draw on social science expertise from across the College via courses offered by the King’s ESRC Doctoral Training Centre

Duration Maximum seven years PT.

MPhil/PhD Education Research at King's College, London

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Duration Three years FT, four to seven years PT. Students may start the programme in September or January.

MPhil/PhD Interdisciplinary Policy Research Studies at King's College, London.

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Duration Expected to be: MPhil two years FT, three years PT; PhD three years FT, four-six years PT.

MPhil/PhD Linguistics Research at King's College London, joint PhD with Hong Kong University or National University of Singapore

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