Research course

Architecture - Research

University of Strathclyde · Department of Architecture

Entry requirements

You'll need a first or 2:1 UK Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in any discipline.

Previous research or industrial experience isn't necessary but is advantageous.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

You can study an MPhil or an MRes over the course of one year or a PhD over the course of three.

You can study any option in your choice of our eight research groups:

You can also apply to study in the new Built Environment Futures (bE Futures) Centre for Doctoral Training.

For more information please see the course page.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,195 p/a
International students
EU £4,195 p/a Non EU £14,800 p/a

Funding availability varies from year to year. Contact Director of Research for latest information.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months


full time
12 months


full time
12 months

Further details of qualification

Most students will initially enrol for MPhil and subsequently transfer to PhD if suitable, in their 2nd year.

Course contact details

Catriona Mirren
+44 (0)141 548 3097