Research course

Art and Design

Institution
Ulster University · Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

Fine and Applied Arts: fine art, painting, sculpture, video, photography, fibre arts, silversmithing and jewellery, ceramics, printmaking; design and communication: textiles/fashion, product, graphic and communication design. The unit has research expertise covering the full range of art and design disciplines and encourages innovative proposals for theoretical and applied research.
View the research prospectus online (see below).

Department specialisms

Practice and Theory (all areas); Gender and Politics in Art and Design; Irish Visual Culture; Proposals Leading to Exhibition, Manufactured Products, Animation and Video Production.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

DfE and VCRS.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • 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 2-6 year study period, including by formal examination following submission.

Course contact details

Name
Dr Justin Magee
Email
jdm.magee@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 28 9536 7015