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Science and Technology PhD

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Technology Science

Course type

Research

Course Summary

This course offers opportunities to study for an PhD by research in all its academic schools. The School of Science and Technology at Notoffers opportunities to study for a PhD by research. Supervision is available by full-time or part-time study, and can sometimes be provided by distance learning. Supervision is available by full-time or part-time study, and can sometimes be provided by distance learning. Nottingham Trent University prides itself on the real-world relevance of its courses, and places particular emphasis on helping students to develop the academic and practical know-how that encourages initiative, innovation and academic excellence. All our research degrees incorporate a programme of supporting studies designed to develop knowledge and skills of all aspects of the research process, including the funding and dissemination of research. This will ensure that you have the necessary expertise to successfully complete your doctoral programme and lay sound foundations for your future career. Participation in academic conferences, seminars and external networks will cultivate contacts, skills and knowledge essential for successful research practice. These abilities are also transferable to a wide range of other careers. Researchers are also invited to take part in our own research conferences giving you the opportunity to present your work and discuss with other researchers at NTU. There are some opportunities for research students to prepare for an academic career by teaching undergraduate students or supervising laboratory work, and students may take part in the Introduction to Learning and Teaching in Higher Education training programme. Although formal placements are not a requirement of PhDs, the University has strong links with professionals in business and industry.

Different course options

Full time | Clifton Campus | 4 years | FEB

Study mode

Full time

Duration

4 years

Start date

FEB

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,370

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have a minimum of a first or second-class degree or a Masters degree in a relevant discipline; A period of pre-PhD study is required for some subjects before entry to a PhD And / or evidence of motivation and ability to conduct research at higher degree level.

University information

Situated in Nottingham - voted the second best city for students in the UK - Nottingham Trent University (NTU) consists of 4 campuses: City Campus, Confetti Campus, Clifton Campus and Brackenhurst Campus. NTU offers almost 200 taught courses and has a wide range of research degree options across its many academic schools: NTU Doctoral School (research degrees) Nottingham Business School Nottingham Law School ...more