Physical Geography PhD

University of Brighton

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( 3.9)


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Course info

For over 25 years, the University of Brighton has taken a leading role in physical geography research and its application.From investigating the ways in which the world’s largest rivers shape their landscapes, to examining the impacts of iceberg scour on the sea-bed, our physical geography staff and PhD students are at the leading edge of process and landform analysis and modelling. We are also working to unravel evidence of past environmental change, from analyses of climate discourses in ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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83rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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112th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
66th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
Full Time
3 years

Entry requirements
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The entry requirements for the PhD are: a recognised Master’s degree with a significant research component, for example MPhil from another university, or similar qualification which is regarded by the University of Brighton as being equivalent and relevant or substantial appropriate research or professional experience at postgraduate level which resulted in published work, written reports or other appropriate evidence of accomplishment. An application made by someone with this experience will be considered on its merits and will normally require independent academic references or, unless a School exercises their right to specify more stringent entry requirements, we may consider a first or upper second honours degree or other qualification which is regarded by the University of Bighton as being equivalent and relevant.

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£15,126 per year
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£15,126 per year
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University of Brighton
CompUniGuide ranking
112th
Student rating
( 3.9)
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Located on England’s beautiful south coast, the University of Brighton is a busy multi-campus university with a diverse body of over 3,800 postgraduate students. The university offers over 200 postgraduate courses, many accredited by professional bodies, and most providing flexible study options so that students can balance their studies with other commitments. For students in need of additional financial support, there is a range of scholarships and bursaries available to UK, EU and international students. University of Brighton students on Postgraduate Search say: “Very practical and useful advice and classroom tools being given, good preparation for NQT and training year.” “It is a very different university experience being a part-time MA student, but so far I have really enjoyed it.

Where you'll study

University of Brighton

Mithras House Lewes Road Brighton
Brighton & Hove
BN2 4AT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Moulsecoomb  0.2 miles away