We offer two postgraduate research programmes. Film Studies PhD/MA by Research. and our. Audio-Visual PhD. We offer promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in one of the most dynamic institutions in Britain.
About Film Studies Research, MPhil/PhD. REF rankings 2014. 87% of our research is rated 3* or 4* - indicating internationally excellent and world-leading quality – and 100% being awarded the same rating for its impact.
The School is in the top 100 of the QS World University World Rankings and is at the forefront of national and international research in modern languages across a range of disciplines and periods, historical and contemporary.
82 per cent of research in Film, Television and Media Studies was rated 4* (world leading) or 3* (internationally excellent) according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014), a major Government analysis.
Why take a PhD in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures at the University of Edinburgh?. Doctorate-level study is an opportunity to expand upon your interests and expertise in a community that really values research and seeks to make an original contribution to learning.