Applicants for a degree by research should have at least a good honours degree (minimum 2:1 or equivalent). Students are not normally admitted to an MPhil or PhD degree without first having completed a taught Masters degree. The university requires all PhD students to register initially for MPhil/PhD.
Months of entry
This PhD is offered by the Centre for Urban and Regional Studies (CURS). The PhD degree may include a coursework element and can be taken on a full- or part-time basis.
Prospective applicants are invited to apply, outlining their research interests. We have ESRC recognition for our research training programmes.
Students will be awarded a PhD from the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences.
Degrees may include a coursework element and can be taken on a full- or part-time basis. Prospective applicants are invited to apply, outlining their research interests.
Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 13 November 2015 and Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays
If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk
Fees and funding
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Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Enquiry Service
- 0121 414 5005