Standard Duration: Full-time: 3-4 years, Part-time: up to 7 years
Min. entry requirements: 2:i undergraduate degree and Master’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject
English Language: IELTS 7.0, Band B
With the guidance of a supervisory team you will undertake a significant piece of original research within the academic discipline(s) of Political Science and/or International Studies, ultimately producing a doctoral dissertation.
Training in research methods is provided by the Department, and your progress is formally reviewed at the end of each year. You will be part of a large and thriving research community both within and beyond your home department. PAIS PhD graduates go on to hold academic and other researchrelated posts across the world.
All students initially register for the degree of MPhil and usually upgrade to PhD status following the successful completion of their first year review.
By research groups: International Political Economy; International Relations and Security; Comparative Politics & Democratisation; Political Theory.
By theme: Development; Gender; Performance and Politics; Cyber Security; Intelligence; Food Security; Justice; US/EU/UK Foreign Policy; East Asia; Europe; Democratisation; Political Spaces; Environmental Policy; North-South Relations; Ethics; International Finance; Global Governance; Migration; Terrorism and Counter-terrorism..
Application Fact File
2:i undergraduate degree and Master’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject
English Language Requirements
Band B - IELTS 7.0
Applications should be made online at www.warwick.ac.uk/go/pgapply
Full-time £4,109, Part-time £2,465
Overseas (band 1):
Full-time £15,460, Part-time £9,276
Overseas (band 2):
Full-time £19,740, Part-time £11,844
Please note: These are the standard course fees. Check the fees page for a list of courses with non-standard fees.
Details of other funding opportunities are available via the Graduate School.