Research course

Healthcare Sciences

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Healthcare Science
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a 2:1 degree or the equivalent in a field relevant to the particular project.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Our research programme is structured to give you the opportunity to undertake original and independent research in the healthcare sciences.

Applications are invited from those interested in undertaking research that fits with the School’s available Research Themes.

Each of the four themes below has a range of research areas and you should aim to tailor your research proposal to one of these areas:

  • Enhancing palliative, emotional and supportive care
  • Workforce, innovation and improvement
  • Maternal, child and family health and wellbeing
  • Optimising health through activity and lifestyles.

We offer the following research specialisations:

  • Adult Nursing
  • Child Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Operating Department Practice
  • Radiography
  • Radiotherapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Midwifery

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

MPhil

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk