An Honours degree at 2:1 or higher and a relevant Master's degree.
Some supervisors may ask you for additional entry requirements such as relevant work experience, evidence of written work, or previous study of a particular subject.
Entry requirements may vary so it is important to discuss your application in principle before submitting a formal application.
Months of entry
In the Faculty of Health & Social Sciences we conduct research in areas such as midwifery, nursing, leadership and dementia, as well as humanisation, nutrition and social work.
We collaborate with colleagues from other faculties to draw on their expertise when needed and we work closely with BU's research institutes and centres, such as the Dementia Institute, the Centre for Midwifery, Maternal and Perinatal Health and the National Centre for Post Qualifying Social Work, among others.
You can join our research community within the faculty when you choose to study your PhD at BU.
Information for international students
If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.5 (Academic) or above.
Fees and funding
For fees and funding informaiton, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-funding.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Future Students Enquiry Team
- 01202 961916