Geography, Environment and Development Studies PhD

Birkbeck, University of London

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Our PhD programmes aim to train you to conduct research of the highest academic standard and to make an original contribution to the subject through your research. Our doctoral programme aims to respond to the needs and interests both of students seeking an academic career or other professional employment and of those who wish to pursue a line of intellectual enquiry for its own sake. We aim to recruit both recent graduates and mature students who now have the time to pursue an intellectual ... READ MORE

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Full time | Birkbeck, University of London | 4 years | 24-APR-23

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Full Time
4 years

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A good honours degree in a relevant discipline.

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£4,596 per year
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£13,500 per year
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£13,500 per year
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15 Apr 21

Geography BSc (Hons)

I loved my time at Birkbeck! My teachers were the best and I love the access to all the university of London libraries...

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Birkbeck, University of London
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
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Based in the heart of London, Birkbeck has established a reputation for providing its postgraduate students with an engaging, exciting learning experience, and positive feedback from its community of professional alumni is testimony to the university’s continued success. With a history that dates back almost 200 years, Birkbeck, University of London offers a unique learning experience which delivers a competitive program of nearly 300 postgraduate courses exclusively in the evenings. This means that students can work or focus on other commitments during the day. Birkbeck’s wide range of courses can be studied full-time or part-time, and some are studied through distance learning. Birkbeck is well known for the quality of its research output, and supports a community of around 700 postgraduate students with a dynamic and academically enriching research environment.

Where you'll study

Birkbeck, University of London

Malet Street Bloomsbury United Kingdom
WC1E 7HX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Euston   0.5 miles away

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