The School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR) at the University of Kent has a reputation for delivering internationally acclaimed research. The School's vibrant culture and multidisciplinary nature attracts students and academic staff from all over the world creating a rich and unique environment in which to pursue your postgraduate career.
We provide MPhil and PhD Social Work opportunities at our Medway campus where the learning community includes service users and carers giving you unique access to a range of perspectives and primary research sources. Over a number of years we have developed close, collaborative links employers such as Kent County Council, Medway Council and Avante Care, who not only provide student practice learning opportunities for our undergraduate and postgraduate taught degrees, but who are also engaged in joint research projects with us.
Some or all of the PhD opportunities in this programme have funding attached. Applications for this programme are welcome from suitably qualified candidates worldwide. Funding may only be available to a limited set of nationalities and you should read the full programme details for further information.