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GerontologyPart of Economic, Social & Political Science

In Britain alone, more than 1,500 people reach their 65th birthday every day. 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!

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University of Southampton addressing issues on ageing.

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100 per cent of our research has been rated world leading for the research environment we provide to staff and students

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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
Diana NabbumbaMSc Gerontology (Distance Learning)


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