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Guidance for prospective MPhil/PhD students

Research in Birkbeck's Department of Film, Media and Cultural Studies is both academic and practice-based. It spans arts management, cultural studies, curatorial theory and practice, digital culture, film, media and television studies, and journalism. 

We are committed to working across disciplinary boundaries: we often engage in interdisciplinary research that brings together scholarly perspectives. 

Our research interests and themes can be broadly clustered as follows: 

Start your research journey

Thinking of doing an MPhil/PhD? Check the following to find out more about studying in our department and making an application.