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Department of Sociology


The Department of Sociology is pleased to welcome a small number of visiting scholars and PhD students each year. These scholars make an invaluable contribution to the Department’s research culture.

To find out more about what we offer and how to apply, please use the links below.

Visiting Scholars

Visiting scholars may stay for up to a year, although the typical visit is one term. They are given access to University of Cambridge network and libraries, as well as a temporary University of Cambridge email address.

Visiting PhD Students

PhD students studying at other universities can apply to be based in Cambridge during their studies. There are two ways to apply, depending on the length of stay proposed.

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