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Social Sciences: Ageing/GerontologyPart of Social Sciences

In Britain alone, more than 1,500 people reach their 65th birthday every day. Ageing/Gerontology examines opportunities and challenges for older people, and how they differ across the world.

26 March 2018


In March 2018, 20 MSc Gerontology students are being welcomed to th...

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6 March 2018

14 Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholars...

We are delighted to announce the availability of 14 Commonwealth Di...

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16 February 2018

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship available ...

We are delighted to announce an opportunity to apply for up to four...

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“The Commonwealth Shared Scholarship is invaluable to me. The scholarship has enabled me to learn a lot about the British and other foreign cultures. I have been able to network; which is invaluable! Most importantly, it has given me the opportunity to study my dream course, Gerontology at Southampton. The University of Southampton is one of the top 5 institutions for ageing studies in the UK.”

Chigozie Ezulike - Commonwealth Shared Scholarship

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“I find studying long distance really exciting, I can stay home, I can be in my bedroom or I can be at the beach when I do my reading. I can look up in the middle of the night and study then, it is up to me.”

Diana Nabbumba - MSc Gerontology (Distance Learning)


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