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MPhil/PhD (Electronic Engineering)

University of South Wales

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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    Treforest Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    OCT-22

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

The University offers Electronic Engineering research degrees at both Doctoral and Masters level and you may choose to study either full- or part-time.

Your postgraduate research project will be supervised by a team of experienced academic staff with relevant expertise in your research area.

Assessment

MPhil

For the MPhil, you will submit and defend via oral examination, a thesis of up to 60,000 words demonstrating critical investigation and analysis of a topic. You will also demonstrate an understanding of appropriate research methods and their application to your chosen field.

Where the submission involves your own creative works or a scholarly edition of the creative works of others the thesis word count will be reduced to no more than 25,000 words.

PhD

You will normally initially register for an MPhil/PhD and apply to transfer from MPhil to PhD at the end of your first year. At the end of your programme, you will submit for examination and defend a thesis (no more than 100,000 words) on your approved topic which must demonstrate an original contribution to knowledge.

Tuition fees

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£ 15,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of South Wales

  • University League Table

    92nd

  • Campus address

    University of South Wales, Llantwit Road, Treforest, Pontypridd, Rhondda, Cynon, Taff, CF37 1DL, Wales

USW has campuses in and around Cardiff, a multicultural student city. Expect competitive tuition fees, generous scholarships and affordable living costs.
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Students from more than 120 countries study at USW. Enjoy a warm welcome as well as help and guidance from a dedicated International Student Support team.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    55th out of 71 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    121 53%

    47th

    11
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    76.0 76%

    35th

    3
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.68 74%

    48th

    18

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