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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a course run by Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), Dublin. It is a Blended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online course with a duration of 4 Years Full-Time, 6 years Part-Time. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) gives a Course Qualification of Doctoral Degree, awarded by TU Dublin. For more information about Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), please review the details below.

Our postgraduate research students undertake a research project of their choice, aligned to specialisms within the SSCI (see brochure attached), and work under the guidance of our highly experienced staff in a dynamic, interdisciplinary and engaged environment. Research undertaken within the SSCI addresses the most pressing challenges facing business, industry and society; the innovative solutions developed reinforce the applied nature of our research whilst ensuring the highest academic standard.

Postgraduate research qualifications such as a PhD can be undertaken on a Full Time (FT) or Part Time (PT) basis and can align to any of the specialisms within the School.

If you are currently in employment and are considering undertaking a postgraduate programme, perhaps a part time research degree is a better option for you. Scope exists to undertake a postgraduate research qualification which addresses an issue that may ultimately benefit your company.

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Training ProviderTechnological University Dublin (TU Dublin)
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 7
Course TypeBlended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course QualificationDoctoral Degree
Awarding BodyTU Dublin
Awarding Body DetailsDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Course Duration4 Years Full-Time, 6 years Part-Time
Course TimeResearch-based Programmes can be taken as part-time or full-time options.
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsMinimum of a 2.1 honours degree (level 8) in a relevant discipline or transfer from the research MPhil degree (level 9). Researchers will register with our Graduate Research School (GRS), who will verify equivalency of non-Irish qualifications, and seek certification of English language proficiency (if required).
Carear PathYou will develop as a creative, critical and independent researcher and in line with Ireland’s National Framework for Doctoral Education, you will have opportunities to develop and practice a range of key transversal skills, including research skills, ethics and social understanding, communication skills, personal development and career management. Our graduates are engaged, enterprising, enquiring and experts in their chosen surveying specialization, competencies that they apply in the Construction industry and the professions, providing solutions to global challenges and making demonstrable contributions to society and the economy.
Phone+353 1 2208484
Course CodeTU500
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Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin)
TU Dublin Park House Grangegorman 191 North Circular Road D07 EWV4 Ireland
Dublin City North, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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