Film and Theatre

How to apply

You can apply online for this degree programme, but you must use the Film Studies PhD proposal template which is available here.

You should look at our staff list which includes information on members of staff who can act as supervisors.

Film Studies Staff

In addition, supervision may be available from other departments and colleges at the University of Edinburgh.

PhD Research Proposal

You should then send a summary of your research proposal to the relevant member of staff and the Programme Director in advance of applying for a place. You should provide a 250 word summary of your proposed research.

We may then ask to speak to you via Skype or telephone.

If we are in a position to offer you adequate supervision, we will ask you to submit a full PhD proposal (ca. 2000 words).

You must then use the template here in your online application:

Apply Online

You can apply online for this degree programme: