Gamification of Society
PhDs and postgraduate research
Self-funded PhD students only
School of the Environment, Geography and Geosciences
October and February
Applications accepted all year round
- research into the playful design of spaces, technologies, forms of counter-culture politics and activism
- playful ways of building and maintaining community relations
We're particularly interested in research that adopts a qualitative approach to the theme.
Fees and funding
Funding Availability: Self-funded PhD students only
PhD full-time and part-time courses are eligible for the UK Government Doctoral Loan (UK and EU students only).
2020/2021 fees (applicable for October 2020 and February 2021 start)
Home/EU/CI full-time students: £4,407 p/a*
Home/EU/CI part-time students: £2,204 p/a*
International full-time students: £16,400 p/a*
International part-time students: £8,200 p/a*
*All fees are subject to annual increase
- A good first degree from an internationally recognised university (depending on the course, minimum second class or equivalent) or a Master’s degree in an appropriate subject
- Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered
- English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0
- All applicants are subject to interview
Make an enquiry
If you are interested in developing an application for research funding, please contact the supervisor prior to making an application to discuss opportunities.
How to Apply
To make an enquiry about this project, get in touch with the PhD Supervisor for this programme, Dr Tara Woodyer by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting the project code GEOG1211015 and title.When you are ready to apply, you can use our online application form. Make sure you submit a personal statement, proof of your degrees and grades, details of two referees, proof of your English language proficiency and an up-to-date CV
You can also visit our How to Apply pages to get a better understanding of how the PhD application process works.