Research course

Architecture

Institution
Cardiff University · Welsh School of Architecture
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Suitable for graduates in architecture, planning, engineering, social sciences, computer science and environmental sciences with an upper second class honours degree.

We welcome enquiries and applications from suitably qualified people wishing to conduct research in a relevant field.

Months of entry

October, April

Course content

We have established a number of research centres including

Research specialisms include:

  • energy and environmental performance of buildings and systems,
  • sustainability at an urban scale,
  • resource use and management,
  • the city, landscape and environment,
  • cultures, histories and ideas,
  • visual cultures,
  • practice and pedagogy,
  • building design,
  • materials,
  • project management,
  • building law,
  • digital design techniques and
  • architectural education.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60-84 months

MPhil

full time
12-24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk