MSc Migration and Mobility Studies

This highly relevant MSc in Migration and Mobility Studies provides advanced study on the complexities of mobility and the reasons why individuals migrate, as well as the various social, economic, legal and cultural challenges surrounding migration.

As a truly interdisciplinary programme, students benefit from a unique combination of perspectives from law, sociology, economics and politics, as well as modern languages, humanities and the arts.

There is a vast choice of optional units, from modern slavery to the migration of music, so you can tailor the programme to suit your skills and interests. As such, we are welcoming applicants from a wide variety of undergraduate disciplines who share an interest in this subject.

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PhD Programmes

The following list of PhD programmes might be of relevance to scholars interested in migration and mobility related topics at the University of Bristol:


Sanctuary Scholarships

The Sanctuary Scholarship Scheme offers opportunities for those from refugee and asylum-seeking communities to study at the University of Bristol. The university recognises that individuals from forced migration backgrounds face additional barriers in accessing higher education and employment. The scholarships offer support towards the costs of higher education.

The scheme is now open for applications for the 2020 cohort. For further information and for the application form see here.

The deadline for submissions is 12 noon on Monday, 30th March, 2020.

Please note that in order to apply for a scholarship applicants must have an offer from the University to study here, or they must have submitted an application in advance and be waiting to hear back (i.e. UCAS or via the appropriate masters/foundation route).