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We offer four taught Masters of Research (MRes) degrees and one Master of Studies by Research (Mst) degree. Each degree runs for one year (fulltime).

At St Andrews we have an intellectually vibrant and devoted community at postgraduate level and we attract students from a wide variety of backgrounds from across the world. Our Masters programmes offer students, with no necessary prior knowledge of anthropology, an intensive and comprehensive introduction to the subject. Some of our Masters graduates go on to pursue research work in the discipline while others intend to pursue other careers.

Departmental Contacts

For general enquiries, please contact the Postgraduate Secretary on socanthadmin@st-andrews.ac.uk.

For more specific information about the MRes and the Mst programme, please contact the Director of Taught Postgraduate Studies Dr Melissa Demian.