Research course

Allied Health Professions

London South Bank University · Allied Health Professions

Entry requirements

When applying for a Research Degree Programme at LSBU you are expected to have a good honours degree. If you have the equivalent of a lower second or third class honours you would also need a Postgraduate qualification at Masters level. You will also be required to show proof of all of your qualifications.

Months of entry

January, October, September, April, February

Course content

At LSBU our range of research programmes focus on students undertaking a major piece of independent research. A PhD, by definition, is an original contribution to knowledge. Therefore, our students become world experts in whatever field of research they engage in.

Pursuing a research degree is a challenge that cannot be missed. In whatever career you pursue, will you rarely be able to devote such a sustained effort to a piece of research of your own choosing.

Our supervisors provide first class support and guidance throughout your time with us and we ensure that you get the opportunity to develop a wide range of skills via various routes such as related studies that enhance your research and opportunities to advance your career.

We are committed to high quality teaching, underpinned by excellence in research. Our research institutes and centres are well known nationally and internationally. As one of our students you will not only gain from our reputation, but will also be able to contribute to it..

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will be expected to prove your competency in English, showing an IELTS score of at least 7.0 at postgraduate level.

Fees and funding

Please see our website: Research scholarships

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
72 months
full time
48 months
part time
72 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
020 7815 6100