Research course

Engineering

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

Based on the Jordanstown and Coleraine campuses, these research areas have well-equipped laboratories and are able to offer supervision in all specialisms.

View the research prospectus online at: http://www.ulster.ac.uk/researchstudy

Department specialisms

Engineering Composites; Metal Forming; Surface Science; Thin Films; Nanotechnology; Biomaterials.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

DfE, VCRS.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 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 two- to six-year study period, including by formal examination following submission of the thesis.

Course contact details

Name
Professor James McLaughlin
Email
jad.mclaughlin@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9036 8933