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

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

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 and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 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 James McLaughlin
Email
jad.mclaughlin@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9036 8933