lss Research Degrees Programme

Programmes we offer

Research Students in the School of Languages and Social Sciences (LSS) study either for a PhD or an MPhil. Both degrees can be pursued full-time or part-time. For the English Applied Linguistics, Modern Languages and Translation Studies subjects the School also offers a Distance Learning Research Degree programme.

More information on these programmes including tuition fees and how to apply can be found via the following links: Please note: the Distance Learning Research Degree programme for Forensic Linguistics is currently full. 


PhD On Campus 250              PhD Distance 250

Research centres

The admissions process for Research Degrees follows Aston University's Admissions Policy.

The Research Degree programme is governed by Aston University's General Regulations for Degrees by Research and Thesis.

You can read our Student Charter for all postgraduate research students, including those who study off-campus.

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