Study with us
The ISIR provides an overarching community for specialists in the study of the screen industries. Our members are involved in teaching and research at both postgraduate and undergraduate levels.
Research degrees (PhD / MRes)
We welcome applications from people keen to carry out research involving ISIR themes.
Our prospectus has full information on the structure of our PhD programmes.
You are advised to contact your potential academic supervisor before making an application. They may be able to help you with your proposal and advise on possible sources of funding.
Our research team profiles
Our PhD researchers are part of a lively and engaged research community and are encouraged to:
- take part in seminars, conferences and regular reading groups
- get involved in our research centres and networks
Department of Cultural, Media and Visual Studies research
There are a range of MA courses that provide opportunities to study ISIR themes.
ISIR themes are embedded in our undergraduate degrees, both as a dedicated degree and as specialist modules as part of an interdisciplinary approach.
The ISIR is also one of the driving forces behind the Creative Student Network. We help students develop the skills that will help them find jobs in the creative industries through a programme of visiting professionals and internships with leading creative employers.
Creative Student Network