Research course

Built Environment

Institution
Ulster University · Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A first or upper 2nd class honours degree in a relevant subject area (or equivalent qualification).

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Large, multidisciplinary school with excellent experimental and computing facilities dedicated to research. View the Research Prospectus online (see link below).

Department specialisms

Solar Energy; Fire Safety; Highway Materials; Transport Planning; Windows and Cladding; Property Investment; Timber Technology; River Hydraulics; Sustainable Technologies; Infrastructure Engineering; Urban Regeneration; Sustainable Development.

Information for international students

International students should visit the university's website (www.ulster.ac.uk) or contact the university and ask to be sent an international student handbook.

Fees and funding

VCRS, DfE.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Further details of qualification

Students enrol on a programme of work leading to the degree of PhD or MPhil. Award of the degree is subject to academic progress which is assessed formally throughout the two- to six-year study period, including by formal examination following submission of the thesis.

Course contact details

Name
Professor Neill Hewitt
Email
nj.hewitt@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 28 9036 8566