Entry requirements

First or upper second class honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate subject. Two references are also required.

Months of entry

January, October, April

Course content

We have a thriving research programme, with 28 academic staff and over 80 postdoctoral researchers, PhD students and research visitors, drawn from the UK and overseas. Our research has a high international profile, in keeping with the University's position as a leading research institution in the United Kingdom.

Information for international students

English language requirements

  • IELTS 6.5 (with not less than 6.0 in each of the four components).

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
24-48 months
part time
36-72 months

Course contact details