Design PhD

University of Sunderland

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Course info

OverviewA PhD is “probably the most internationally transferable qualification” according to the Higher Education Policy Institute.You will critically investigate your chosen topic in great depth, with support, guidance and encouragement from our supervisory team. Crucially, your investigation should result in the creation and interpretation of knowledge which extends the forefront of your discipline. It should make an original contribution to knowledge.Increasingly, a doctorate is an essential ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Sunderland | 4 years | 01-OCT-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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78th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
92nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
37th

Start date and duration

Start date
01-OCT-21
Full Time
4 years

Entry requirements
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Details
The normal entry requirement for a research degree is a UK honours degree (first or upper second class) or a UK Masters degree or a qualification which is regarded as equivalent. We will consider candidates with other qualifications, looking at evidence of academic ability such as published work.

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How Design (Non-Industrial) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 10 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,669 reviews

5 star 39%
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Where you'll study

University of Sunderland

Edinburgh Building, City Campus Chester Road Sunderland
SR1 3SD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Seaham  3.0 miles away

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