MRes Social Science Research Methods Scholarships MRes Social Science Research Methods Scholarships

The Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of East Anglia are pleased to announce Scholarships to be awarded for the MRes Social Science Research Methods degree.

The Scholarships will cover tuition fees (at the UK/EU rate of £6,100). These scholarships are also available to international students, who would receive a fees discount of £14,800. These awards are available for September 2017 registration on a full-time basis only.

This degree offers an advanced programme of research training. The course is ideal for applicants who are considering going on to study for a PhD. You will study core Faculty modules that include generic social science research skills, broad based training in social science research methods, and advanced training in qualitative and quantitative methods. You will also receive School-based research skills and subject-based training from which you will acquire specialist knowledge that will allow you to apply the basic principles of social science research and design to your own research projects.

Dr Laura Biggart is the Course Organiser. The course is available in the following subject specialisms (see also contacts for individual subject areas):

How to Apply

To be considered for an award, you should submit your application for admission to the MRes Social Science Research Methods degree. You will need to indicate to us that you wish to be considered for funding.

Scholarships are awarded to students on an academic basis taking into consideration relevant disciplinary background and exceptional academic ability. Applications are invited from those who have or expect to achieve a 2.1 degree or higher in a relevant discipline.

Application deadline: Please note the deadline for application to this scholarship for 2017 entry has passed. Further information about how to apply for 2018 entry will be available soon. 


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Further Information

Please check the MRes Social Science Research Methods webpage for more information and details, or alternatively contact us:


Tel +44 (0)1603 591515