To apply, you need to complete the online application form
If you have a question relating to the application process please complete the admissions team's contact form:
A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent.
If English is not your first language, you will receive a conditional offer until you provide evidence of your English language proficiency. Please see links below for international equivalents and our English language requirements.
Find out the entry requirements for this degree, and apply for it, on the university’s online prospectus.
Your application should be submitted online. When you complete the online form you have the opportunity to upload supporting documents. Please ensure that ALL of the following are included in your application:
Your academic referees will need a copy of the Referee Guidance Note.
As part of the application process, all candidates must submit a research proposal. This should be no longer than two sides of A4, and should give a brief but clear description of:
We welcome proposals on a topic you have devised yourself or on research relating to one of our specialist research themes.
You may feel that you would like to discuss the topic with a probable prospective supervisor. You can find more information on staff and their research interests here:
If you are not from the UK, you are likely to need permission to study here, as well as evidence of English language proficiency.
Applicants who meet the entry requirements and who are offered a place on the programme are generally eligible for a visa, provided other financial criteria are met. You need to apply for the visa separately, once you have been offered and accepted a place; the University will issue a CAS certificate which is required for visa applications.