PHDSTUDIES

Doctorate Studies in United Kingdom 2020/2021

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.

Earning an advanced degree, like a Master of Arts, may advance a stalled career or help someone move in a new professional direction. These programs vary in length, but most take two to three years to complete with part-time or full-time course schedules.

UK, United Kingdom is more than 300 years old and comprises four constituent nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has been a centre of learning for the past 1,000 years and possesses many ancient and distinguished universities. Foreign students make up a significant proportion of the student body at UK universities.

Doctoral Degrees in United Kingdom

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PhD in Psychology

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3 years
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Campus

The School of Psychology has a thriving, well-resourced and engaged PhD community that is central to its research environment. Students are strategically appointed to research ...

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PhD by Research

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3&nbsp;-&nbsp;6 years
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Campus

1st in the world for Development Studies (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020) – the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) transforms the knowledge, action and leade ...

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PhD in Accounting and Finance

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The goal of the Ph.D. programme is to prepare the next generation of leading researchers. The Ph.D. is a programme of independent, self-directed academic research degree, supp ...

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Doctor of Applied Social Research

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36&nbsp;-&nbsp;96 months
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Campus
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Our Applied Social Research Doctorate is designed to transform the way you think as a professional and ensure you can make a powerful impact in your field.

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PhD Ecosystem Biology and Sustainability

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3 years
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Campus

The primary focus of the Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour and Environmental Economics research cluster is fundamental and applied aspects of ecology, environmental economics, con ...

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PhD (School of Law)

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3&nbsp;-&nbsp;7 years
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Campus

Our Law PhD programme enables you to conduct legal research under the supervision of our international, experienced, and highly committed faculty.

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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Financial Management

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Italian
Online

Taking the thesis for this programme allows you to explore all the research tools, strategies and tactics that are crucial to analyze and improve the financial dimension of an ...

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PhD in Information and Technology

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The goal of the Ph.D. programme is to prepare the next generation of leading researchers. The Ph.D. is a programme of independent, self-directed academic research degree, supp ...

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PhD in Marketing Management

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The goal of the Ph.D. programme is to prepare the next generation of leading researchers. The Ph.D. is a programme of independent, self-directed academic research degree, supp ...

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Doctor of Diplomacy (DDipl)

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24&nbsp;-&nbsp;72 months
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Campus

This course brings together best practice in academic learning and professional expertise. A unique feature of the face-to-face and practical aspect of the course is weekend s ...

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PhD in TESOL Research

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36&nbsp;-&nbsp;96 months
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Campus

This PhD course is entirely dedicated to TESOL Research. This doctorate will be of interest to those who have a background in languages, linguistics, applied linguistics, or a ...

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PhD in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

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3 years
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Campus

The School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EEECS) aims to enhance the way we use technology in communication, health services, data security and m ...

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PhD Food Safety and Biotechnology

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Campus

This programme focuses on applied aspects of advanced and emerging analytical technologies to address current issues in food safety, nutrition, and food supply.

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PhD in Civil Engineering

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3 years
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Campus

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

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PhD in Computer Science

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Campus

The School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EEECS) aims to enhance the way we use technology in communication, health services, data security and m ...

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