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School of Allied Health PhD

Key information

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Health Care Management / Health Studies Semi-Medical / Physical / Psycho / Therapies Health Care Assistant Skills Problem Awareness / Counselling (For Teachers)

Course type


Course Summary


PhD course make a substantial contribution to knowledge in your specialty, in the shape of published research. Work in an inspiring multidisciplinary setting that reflects latest trends in the field.

Our group encompasses researchers and research students from various backgrounds within medical science and with many different academic interests.

Our research in Allied Health and Vision and Eye have been recognised as world leading with our expertise in practitioner, user and care involvement in research. Established, world-leading academics, as well as clinical specialists, are available to supervise and support your programme, which can be tailored to provide a variety of qualifications.


Research and professional training will be part of your programme, with workshops including scientific writing and publishing, research methods, subject updates and conference presentation.

Different course options

Full time | Chelmsford Campus | 4 years | 21-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time


4 years

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

PhD: Students need a Master degree or equivalent in a related subject area. PhD with progression from MPhil: Students need a Bachelor degree or equivalent with first or upper second class honours, in a related subject area.