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Full time | University of Hertfordshire | 3 years | 01-JUN-21

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

01-JUN-21

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Physiotherapy

Course type

Research

Course Summary

About the programme

The University of Hertfordshire offers a PhD in Physiotherapy which can be undertaken on a full or part time basis with experienced and internationally renowned staff. Our emphasis is on research in the broad Musculoskeletal area though this does not exclude other research fields.

We recognise that students require support during their time with us. Successful students will have the opportunity to undertake non credit bearing modules with the Researcher Development Programme (RDP) which offers over 100 courses and events that support research students. Support is provided via access to the learning resource centre, doctoral college and academic support.

Why choose this programme?

By undertaking a PhD at the University of Hertfordshire you will gain:

  • An internationally recognised qualification.
  • Extensive research skills through highly focussed and developed work.
  • Developed an expertise in your subject area.
  • Enhance your employability skills and broaden your career prospects.

Teaching methods

The PhD in Physiotherapy is a not a taught course. Students are expected to initiate their learning and development through seeking out opportunities provided by the University. Your supervisors will assist and support you throughout your time with us. The PhD programme can be undertaken on a full or part time basis and we endeavour to provide a fully supportive research and learning environment with flexible supervision to enhance your experience and help you to make the most of your research learning time with us.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,430

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,650

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

An honours degree (normally at least 2:1 or above) in an appropriate discipline.

University information

Why choose postgraduate study at Herts? Future Employment: Superb career support with 96.5% of graduates in work within six months of graduating Industry Connections: Links with over 1,700 businesses and industrial placements Course Accreditation: We offer over 40 industry accredited courses Financial Support: 20% postgraduate fee discount for University of Hertfordshire graduates, as well as £11,222 of postgraduate funding...more

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