Doctorate Studies in Civil Engineering in United Kingdom

The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.Civil Engineering is one of the disciplines of professional en… Read more

The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.

Civil Engineering is one of the disciplines of professional engineering, dealing with the creation of civilian-used structures from conceptualization through to construction and maintenance. Both publicly-funded governments and private companies are involved in civil engineering.

Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.

Doctorate in Civil Engineering in United Kingdom

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Belfast, United Kingdom

The research centre will address the topical grand challenges in the civil engineering field, building on existing and developing new international collaborations.

The research centre will address the topical grand challenges in the civil engineering field, building on existing and developing new international collaborations. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Civil engineering covers a wide range of subjects and The University of Nottingham is recognized for its world-class learning environment and excellent facilities.

Civil engineering covers a wide range of subjects and The University of Nottingham is recognized for its world-class learning environment and excellent facilities. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
Feb 2020
Campus