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PhD in Social Work

Standard duration: 3-4 years, Part-time: up to 7 years

Min. entry requirements: 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject

English Language: IELTS 7.0, Band B

The PhD in Social Work at Warwick offers you the opportunity to:
  • acquire skills in research if you aim to build a career in social work and social welfare scholarship
  • acquire transferable skills if you aim to build a professional career in social work which includes applied or action-orientated research
  • work with PhD supervisors whose research interests are varied and who are known internationally in their field
  • engage in research which makes a difference to the health and social care of diverse populations in Britain and beyond
Staff research interests fall into the following areas:
  • gender violence, child abuse, safety and well-being
  • ‘race’, ethnicity and migration
  • men, masculinity, health

 

Find out more about research degrees in the Centre for Lifelong Learning

Essential Information

Duration
3-4 years full time
Up to 7 years part time

Entry requirements
2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject

English Language Requirements

IELTS 7.0

Location of study
University of Warwick

Course fees

PhD

Full time:
Home/EU: £4,191 per year
Overseas: £16,230 per year

Part time:
Home/EU: £2,515 per year
Overseas: £9,738 per year

Find out more about Fees and Funding

Department website
Centre for Lifelong Learning

Application

Applying to Warwick