University of Birmingham: Local Government Studies

InstitutionUniversity of Birmingham View institution profile
Department School of Government
Web http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/postgraduate/
Email postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Study type Research

Summary

The MPhil and PhD degrees are taken by research with a coursework element. The university is particularly interested in receiving applications on the modernisation agenda, changing patterns of local governance, the impact of public policy changes, democracy, public participation and community involvement.

Sponsorship info

INLOGOV offers occasional teaching assistantships for those enrolled on a full-time research degree; these provide bursaries to cover living costs, payment of the fee and the opportunity to gain additional income through a limited amount of tutorial work.

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Master of Philosophy - MPhil

University of Birmingham

 


The University of Birmingham is a truly vibrant, global community of staff, students and researchers. As a founding Russell Group member and consistent top 100 university, Birmingham is recognised internationally for excellence in teaching and research and provides the best possible teaching, research facilities and support services to ensure postgraduates reach the peak of their potential.

With over 600 taught programmes and a wealth of research opportunities to choose from, Birmingham has one of the most extensive postgraduate course portfolios in the UK enabling you to work and study alongside world-leading academics in a diverse, multicultural community ...

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