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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    University of Cumbria

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    APR-21, OCT-21

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

A doctoral-level award assessed through a research thesis and oral defence.

PhD by Publication: A doctoral-level award comprising an assessment of a student’s published works within a related field of study. In order to be eligible for consideration, alumni must be graduates of at least five years' standing and have already obtained a master’s degree or show evidence of having received research training or equivalent experience.

Our research degree programmes provide you with:

  • Excellent supervision by a supervisory team
  • A dedicated Graduate School
  • Access to research networks
  • Possibilities for supervised involvement in teaching
  • Relevant training in research methodologies and skills
  • Access to appropriate facilities to support research

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University information

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University of Cumbria

  • University League Table

    117th

  • Campus address

    University of Cumbria, Registered Office, Fusehill Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HH, England

Distinct and pioneering, the University of Cumbria’s heritage dates from 1820. Its campuses include two in a World Heritage Site, the idyllic Lake District.
An international scholarship scheme offers a range of awards to all eligible students. The university also offers a £1,000 early payment discount.
For the 2021/22 transition year, all eligible EU, EEA or Swiss students will receive a Fee Discount Scholarship to bring fees in line with UK/home fees.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    91st out of 97

  • Entry standards

    / Max 190
    109 54%

    66th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    58 58%

    62nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.70 74%

    93rd

    2

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