Urban Studies at Glasgow is widely recognised as a world-leading centre for innovative, interdisciplinary urban research with high international impact.
We are multi-disciplinary in research...Read more
We offer a flexible range of opportunities for postgraduate research. We welcome PhD proposals in any topic related to architecture, planning, or landscape.
We offer supervision in the following areas:
This programme offer research supervision across a broad range of topics that include proposals to investigate the social dimensions of environmental issues in the countries in which we have area expertise,...Read more
About the course
Research students are welcomed to Brunel as valued members of our thriving, research-intensive community. A research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth,...Read more
Urban studies at Westminster involves a cross-disciplinary group of researchers whose areas of interest include: urban design; international planning; regional studies; urban regeneration; housing studies;...Read more
The university is widely recognised as a centre for sustainability research. In combination with the CCRI, sustainability research increasingly moves across traditional disciplinary boundaries. ...Read more
The real estate group is part of the Business School and runs the Centre for Real Estate Research (CRER). Members of the group have attracted funding from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC),...Read more
We are a leading transport research centre worldwide. We deliver internationally excellent research outputs, which impact upon transport policy and practice, and contribute to the wider economy and society. ...Read more
As the world’s first planning school, established 1909, Civic Design offers you quality professional education within a setting renowned for its innovative, influential research and scholarship. ...Read more
Completing a research degree with us will ensure that you develop transferable skills that will be beneficial in a number of different careers.
Building technology focus on the strategies...Read more
The Doctor of Philosophy (DPhil) in Sustainable Urban Development is a part-time doctoral programme that provides outstanding students an opportunity to pursue in-depth and rigorous research about the...Read more
Join our curious, challenge-led community and develop your research into language – with experts in the fields of language policy and planning, language rights and politics, language variation and change,...Read more
Architectural and Urban History and Theory MPhil/PhD
About this degree
The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) consists of a piece of supervised research, normally undertaken over a period of three years full-time. Assessment is by means of a thesis, which should...Read more
Land Economy offers a full-time and a part-time PhD programme. The Department currently has over 70 PhD students at different stages of the programme, working in a range of areas. Further information...Read more
The MPhil/PhD Cities offers the chance to undertake a substantial piece of research that is worthy of publication and which makes an original contribution to urban studies. Students begin on the MPhil,...Read more
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change agreed some two decades ago that the world is warming up and that this effect was human-induced through our dependence on fossil fuels and their impact on...Read more
This is a broad, interdisciplinary area with a focus on the design and assessment of sustainability in domestic-scale built environments. The theme includes studies of energy and the physical performance...Read more
This is a potential research degree area, subject to the approval of the University. If you are interested in undertaking a research degree in this area.
The economics of providing high-quality...Read more
Within the School of Social Sciences, our town and regional planning academics join our architecture academics in sharing an ethos based upon Geddesian dialogues between theory and practice, localism...Read more
The Doctor of Philosophy (DPhil) in Sustainable Urban Development is a part-time programme that provides outstanding students an opportunity to pursue in-depth and rigorous research about the pressing...Read more