PhD - Engineering and Physical Sciences

Aston University, Birmingham

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Course info

The College of Engineering and Physical Sciences focuses on research that is significant to the current and future needs of our society. This is your chance to contribute to this course and help improve communities.Our research is recognised internationally: over half our research funding comes from international sources. We also receive support from UK Government, research councils and charities. Our research projects tackle strategic priorities such as energy, information and communication ... READ MORE

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20th / 95
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Start date and duration

Start date
APR-23, JUL-23
Full Time
3 years

Entry requirements

Applicants should have been awarded, or expect to achieve, a Masters degree in a relevant subject with a 60% or higher weighted average, and/or a First or Upper Second Class Honours degree (or an equivalent qualification from an overseas institution). We may also consider applicants who have substantial and significant work experience outside of their degree(s) in a relevant field, but who do not currently meet our academic entry requirements; this can include unpaid internships, volunteering for charities and NGO’s or self-funded activities.

Tuition fees

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£4,596 per year

More info: The mentioned fee is 2022/23 entry, there may be slight increase in 2023/24 entry..

Students from Domestic
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Students from Channel Islands
£18,000 per year

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Students from EU EU Students
£18,000 per year

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How Engineering Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 17 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 53%
3 star 5%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,047 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 56%
3 star 15%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

Aston University, Birmingham

Aston Triangle Birmingham
B4 7ET United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Moor Street  0.3 miles away

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