PhD Astronomy

University of Hertfordshire

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( 3.9)


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About the programmeThe PhD is the internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and independent research skills which are honed over an extended period, typically three to four years full-time. You would undertake a substantial, original research project for the duration of the degree, under the supervision and guidance of one or more academic members of staff. Your supervisory team provide guidance both in the ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Hertfordshire | 3 years | 01-MAY-21..

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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115th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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81st
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Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
38th

Start date and duration

Start date
01-MAY-21,...
01-MAY-21, 01-JUN-21, 01-JUL-21, 01-AUG-21, 01-SEP-21, 01-OCT-21, 01-NOV-21, 01-DEC-21, 01-JAN-22, 01-FEB-22, 01-MAR-22, 01-APR-22, 01-MAY-22, 01-JUN-22, 01-JUL-22, 01-AUG-22, 01-SEP-22, 01-OCT-22, 01-NOV-22, 01-DEC-22
Full Time
3 years

Tuition fees

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£5,430 per year
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£5,125 per year
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More info: Students will need to pay £5,125 and the Tuition fees are charged annually. The fees quoted are for the 2020/2021 academic year only. Fees may be higher in future years, for both new and continuing students..

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£13,650 per year
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More info: The 2020/21 fees would be £13,650 and subject to increase for 2021/22 entry. £500 full payment discount. Research students can enrol at the beginning of each month and fees are charged for the year from their enrolment date. Fees are charged annually until the student formally submits to Academic Services for final examination..

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81st
Student rating
( 3.9)
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Why choose postgraduate study at Herts? Future Employment: Superb career support with 96.5% of graduates in work within six months of graduating Industry Connections: Links with over 1,700 businesses and industrial placements Course Accreditation: We offer over 40 industry accredited courses Financial Support: 20% postgraduate fee discount for University of Hertfordshire graduates, as well as £11,222 of postgraduate funding available* Location: Hertfordshire has been voted the UK’s best place to live and 25 minutes from London Fantastic Facilities: Multi-million pound facilities include a mock law court and flight simulation suites The University of Hertfordshire offers over 100 taught, online and specialist courses at postgraduate level, and more than 50 research degrees across the ten schools of study.

Where you'll study

University of Hertfordshire

College Lane Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hatfield   0.9 miles away

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