We offer can offer you a broad based and comprehensive research training programme, with specialist training and supervision. You will benefit from a well-stocked library, with facilities for online database searches, desk accommodation for all full-time research students in shared offices, with access to dedicated school computers and telephone connections as well as public workstations across the university.
You will work with one or more supervisors who are themselves research active members of staff with expertise in your area of interest. They will meet you regularly to provide academic support and supervision. In addition, all M/Phil PhD students are offered a substantial Research Training Programme (recognised by the ESRC) in their first years to enhance and expand their skills in research methods and presentation, and to provide extra tutor and peer support for their studies.
Arrangements for research degrees are very flexible. You can study full-time or part-time, and you can study at the university or away from it, depending on what you need, to be successful in completing your thesis.
We welcome applications from anyone who wishes to pursue an interest within the broad field of education. We have a wide variety of interests.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
International Student Requirements:
If English is not your first language, the University of Southampton English Language requirements for study apply i.e.TOEFL 600 / computer based 250 or better for IELTS 6.5 or better