9 Doctorate Programs in Humanities 2020

The academic study of humanities provides students with a broad understanding of many key areas of human history and culture. This can include studies in the visual and performing arts, history, and literature, as well as the teaching of critical thinking and rhetoric skills.

Doctoral Degree in Humanities

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) invites candidates from all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, with evidence of academic excellence, research ability and potential, and good ... +

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) invites candidates from all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, with evidence of academic excellence, research ability and potential, and good communication, interpersonal and leadership abilities to apply for full-time PhD study under the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS). HKPFS is established by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) with an aim to attract the best and brightest students from all over the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
01 Sep 2020
02 Dec 2019
Campus
 
Hong Kong

The PhD programme provides training for students who intend to pursue professional and academic careers. Students may specialize in linguistics, literature, history, and anthr ... +

The PhD programme provides training for students who intend to pursue professional and academic careers. Students may specialize in linguistics, literature, history, and anthropology, or philosophy and religion. They must undertake coursework, pass a qualifying examination, and present and defend a thesis. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Bogotá , Colombia + 1 More

El Doctorado en Ciencias Sociales y Humanas de la Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, busca contribuir a la apropiación, aplicación, generación y transferencia de conocimiento p ... +

El Doctorado en Ciencias Sociales y Humanas de la Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, busca contribuir a la apropiación, aplicación, generación y transferencia de conocimiento pertinente para la comprensión y explicación de los complejos problemas sociales y humanos en un contexto globalizado, a través de una estrategia integradora de conocimientos. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
Spanish
January 2020
Campus
 
Hermosillo , Mexico

Objetivo General: Formar investigadores de alto nivel que contribuyan a la generación de conocimiento básico y aplicado en las diversas áreas de las disciplinas humanísticas, ... +

Objetivo General: Formar investigadores de alto nivel que contribuyan a la generación de conocimiento básico y aplicado en las diversas áreas de las disciplinas humanísticas, propiciando la convergencia e interacción de las humanidades con otras ciencias y disciplinas. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
Spanish
August 2020
20 Apr 2019
Campus
 
Toowoomba , Australia + 3 More

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a research degree available in all study areas and provides you with the skills to become an effective researcher in your previously studied ... +

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a research degree available in all study areas and provides you with the skills to become an effective researcher in your previously studied discipline. By undertaking a Doctor of Philosophy you will have the expansive intellectual freedom to be able to make an original and substantial contribution to your area of study. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
Online
 
A Coruña , Spain + 9 More

Este Programa de Doctorado está organizado por la Universidad de A Coruña con la colaboración de profesores de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Dentro de la nueva normati ... +

Este Programa de Doctorado está organizado por la Universidad de A Coruña con la colaboración de profesores de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Dentro de la nueva normativa (RD 99/2011), el Programa está dirigido hacia la investigación, el desarrollo y la innovación (I+D+i) en tres grandes ámbitos temáticos: las Ciencias de la Documentación, las Ciencias de la Comunicación y las Humanidades. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Spanish
September 2020
Campus
 

In line with the increasing emphasis on research in the areas of Humanities, Education, Sciences and Physical Education, the National Institute of Education offers higher degr ... +

In line with the increasing emphasis on research in the areas of Humanities, Education, Sciences and Physical Education, the National Institute of Education offers higher degree studies by research leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Santa Cruz de Tenerife , Spain

El Programa de Doctorado en Arte y Humanidades de la ULL es una oferta interdisciplinar de posgrado orientada a formar investigadores en estudios lingüísticos y culturales. Im ... +

El Programa de Doctorado en Arte y Humanidades de la ULL es una oferta interdisciplinar de posgrado orientada a formar investigadores en estudios lingüísticos y culturales. Implica los departamentos de Bellas Artes, Filología Clásica, Francesa, Árabe y Románica, Filología Española, Filología Inglesa y Alemana e Historia del Arte y Filosofía; y abarca las áreas de conocimiento relativas a la lingüística y las filologías árabe, española, francesa, griega, inglesa, latina y románica, sus culturas y literaturas, y la música, el arte y el diseño, su producción, teoría e historia. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English, Spanish
September 2020
Campus
 
Warsaw , Poland

The Ph.D. programme lasts four years – the maximum period for such a programme normally allowed by Polish law (limited additional time is permitted for students interrupting t ... +

The Ph.D. programme lasts four years – the maximum period for such a programme normally allowed by Polish law (limited additional time is permitted for students interrupting their studies for the various reasons clearly specified in Ministerial regulations). Full-time or dual degree options are available. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
October 2020
Campus