Research course


University of Southampton · Institute of Sound and Vibration Research

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree in a relevant subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Our conventional research degrees provide high-level research training and will prepare you for flexible research, academic and senior clinical careers. Our postgraduate research programme is thriving, with audiology students conducting fundamental and applied research in multidisciplinary areas. You can take advantage of our strong links with other research groups in the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR), other faculties across the University and institutions internationally. You may also register for an MPhil. We also support a Doctorate in Clinical Practice, which is designed for experienced health and social care practitioners who wish to pursue a high-level career in clinical practice.

Information for international students

Fees and funding

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    up to 48 months
      part time
      up to 84 months

      Course contact details

      Engineering and the Environment
      +44 (0)23 8059 4651