Candidates for PhD must hold a good honours degree (First class or 2.1) and/or a Master's Degree. Accredited Prior (Experiential) Learning (APEL) may apply. IELTS of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in the written component, or equivalent.
Months of entry
January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February
The School of Nursing and Midwifery achieved outstanding results in the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) in 2008 and was ranked 2nd in Scotland and 12th overall for the UK.
The Integrated PhD (4 years) is designed for international students to build a solid foundation for PhD study.
Year one includes taught modules on research and academic skills whilst developing an original PhD proposal under the direction and guidance of named research supervisors.
Years two, three and four will be supervised research, and generic activities associated with being a PhD student
We accept proposals that fit in with our Research Programme, and especially if they relate to our areas of expertise in cancer care, maternal and infant health, long term conditions, rehabilitation, acute care, domestic abuse or disability. Please contact us to discuss your plans.
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Information for international students
Our 4 year integrated PhD programme is specifically designed to assist international students to study successfully at PhD level, and we have increasing numbers of international students who are choosing to study with us.
Fees and funding
Current studentship vacancies can be found on: PhD Studentships
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr Janice Rattray
- +44 (0)1382 388534