Social Science Research(MRes)

Social Science Research(MRes)

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: Wednesday 31 July
Full-time
Intakes: Fall
International tuition: £16,400
Domestic tuition: £5,900

Program overview

Students will have the opportunity to specialise in particular methodologies and to learn more about the application of these methodologies to illuminate important issues and debates in contemporary society. The Master's in Social Science Research is designed to develop critical understanding of contemporary issues as well as practical employment-orientated research skills and the ability to work independently. Duration of the program may differ: 1 years (Full Time) 2 years (Part Time)

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

International Students Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in one of the Social Sciences and/or appropriate social science research experience. A supporting reference may be required. English level test results Official transcript of previous documents of education For information on international qualification equivalents, check the specific information for your country on the website: http://www.qub.ac.uk/International/International-students/Your-Country/#d.en.732350

Career opportunities

Research skills are highly transferable and marketable, and needed across a range of sectors – academic, government, charities and business. MRes students receive advanced training in both quantitative and qualitative research skills and gain experience of independent project management through the dissertation. Graduates can use their qualification to develop a career in any aspect of social research. The MRes is also ideal high-level preparation for doctoral research (PhD).

Campus location

Belfast , United Kingdom

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