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

Anytime

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, 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
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24 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 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