7 PhD Programs in Media

Media programs can teach about how media is analyzed and produced. The multidisciplinary field of media can cover a wide range of topics, from social media and technology to advertising and broadcasting.

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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of English
Hong Kong

This scheme gives students from around the world the opportunity to study for a PhD in one of Hong Kong’s highly ranked universities.

This scheme gives students from around the world the opportunity to study for a PhD in one of Hong Kong’s highly ranked universities. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Temple University Klein College of Media and Communication
Philadelphia, USA

Temple University’s Doctoral Program in Media and Communication connects a strong media core with intellectual work in the humanities and social sciences and helps you prepare ... +

Temple University’s Doctoral Program in Media and Communication connects a strong media core with intellectual work in the humanities and social sciences and helps you prepare for a career in academia or career paths in consulting, education, finance, government, industry, law, policy or research. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
7 years
English
August 2020
15 Dec 2019
Campus
 
Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences and International Relations
Budapest, Hungary

Communication allows individuals and organizations to conceive, recognize and comprehend their own sociocultural environment. The sociocultural environment of human social-cul ... +

Communication allows individuals and organizations to conceive, recognize and comprehend their own sociocultural environment. The sociocultural environment of human social-cultural existence consists in patterns in the utilization of symbols. -
PhD
Full-time
8 semesters
English
September 2020
Campus
 
SOAS University of London
London, United Kingdom

Media and Film Studies at SOAS has an expanding programme of doctoral research with some thirty research students currently enrolled. Our research students work on an exceptio ... +

Media and Film Studies at SOAS has an expanding programme of doctoral research with some thirty research students currently enrolled. Our research students work on an exceptionally wide range of topics, both theoretical and empirical, with about half coming from Africa, the Middle East and Asia, and half from Europe and North America. The Centre puts emphasis on the acquisition of critical theoretical skills and in-depth regional, linguistic and cultural knowledge of media and film forms and practices. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
28 Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
University of Nicosia
Nicosia, Cyprus

With strengths across the fields of Media and Communication, the Department of Communications offers aspirant researchers and accomplished professionals a strong platform to d ... +

With strengths across the fields of Media and Communication, the Department of Communications offers aspirant researchers and accomplished professionals a strong platform to develop both their academic interests and their career. The Department aims to provide an inspiring and vibrant environment for postgraduate research, to support the development of research and presentation skills, and to respond to the academic needs of our students. We create opportunities for interdisciplinary interaction and we pride ourselves on helping our students to extend their professional networks by organizing conferences, seminars, and events that aim to establish close links with the media industry and the local and international academic community. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English, Greek
Campus
 
University of Kent, School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Canterbury, United Kingdom

The School conducts high-quality significant national and international research and offers excellent opportunities for graduate studies, successfully combining modern enginee ... +

The School conducts high-quality significant national and international research and offers excellent opportunities for graduate studies, successfully combining modern engineering and technology with the exciting field of digital media. The digital media group has interests in many areas of interactive multimedia and digital film and animation. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
January 2020
Campus
 
University of Tehran, Kish International Campus
Tehran, Iran

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Media Management will provide the framework, the focus and the discipline necessary to conduct a speculative inquiry in the field of ... +

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Media Management will provide the framework, the focus and the discipline necessary to conduct a speculative inquiry in the field of media and communication. This program is ideal for anyone who is excited by the possibility of working in the rapidly expanding media and entertainment industries. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English
September 2020
Campus