Research course

Doctor of Philosophy - Faculty of Health & Social Sciences

Institution
Bournemouth University · Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

An Honours degree at 2:1 or higher and a relevant Master's degree. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.5 (Academic) or above.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

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

UK students
For fees and funding information, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-funding
International students
For fees and funding information, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-funding

For January and April 2017 entry:

Library based:
UK/EU/Channel Islands: £4,075
International (non-EU): £12,500

Laboratory based:
UK/EU/Channel Islands: £4,075
International (non-EU): £14,500

For September 2017 entry:

Library based:
UK/EU/Channel Islands: £4,200*
International (non-EU): £13,500

Laboratory based:
UK/EU/Channel Islands: £4,200*
International (non-EU): £15,500

Part-time students: You will be charged a proportion of the full-time fee according to how much you study during the year.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
4-7 years months
full time
3-5 years months

Course contact details

Name
askBU Enquiries
Email
prospects@bournemouth.ac.uk
Phone
01202 961916