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Postgraduate Admissions


This is a research degree. Students must satisfactorily attend and participate in the Departmental Research Methods training modules, as prescribed by the Degree Committee.

One to one supervision

The University of Cambridge publishes an annual Code of Practice which sets out the University’s expectations regarding supervision.


Supervisors provide formal feedback on progress via the Cambridge Graduate Student Reporting System (termly reports) and more informally through face-to-face meetings or by email.


Thesis / Dissertation

A thesis of 30,000 words.

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Key Information

12 months full-time

Master of Philosophy

Department of Land Economy

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Dates and deadlines:

Michaelmas 2021

Applications open
Sept. 1, 2020
Application deadline
March 2, 2021
Course Starts
Oct. 1, 2021

Some courses can close early. See the Deadlines page for guidance on when to apply.

Graduate Funding Competition
Dec. 3, 2020
Gates Cambridge US round only
Oct. 14, 2020

These deadlines apply to applications for courses starting in Michaelmas 2021, Lent 2022 and Easter 2022.

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