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International experts have judged Ulster University as being in the top 25 % of UK universities for world-leading research.
|> Accountancy & Finance PhD||> Architecture, Building & Planning PhD|
|> Biological Sciences PhD||> Business & Administration PhD|
|> Computing & IT PhD||> Creative Arts PhD|
|> Education PhD||> Engineering & Technology PhD|
|> Humanities PhD||> Languages & related disciplines PhD|
|> Law PhD||> Management PhD|
|> Physical Sciences PhD||> Social Sciences PhD|
Postgraduate study modes
> Full-time, 12 months and 1-2 years
About Ulster University
For entry to PhD applicants should hold or expect to obtain a first or upper second class honours degree in a subject relevant to the proposed area of study.
International experts have judged Ulster University as being in the top 25 % of UK universities for world-leading research. The Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) evaluation identified Ulster University as ranked:
- One of the top five universities in the UK for world-leading research in law, biomedical sciences, nursing and art and design.
- Top in Northern Ireland for research in biomedical sciences, law, business and management, architecture and build environment, art and design, social policy, sport, media studies and nursing.
- Second in the UK for Celtic studies research.
These results demonstrate our influence, the relevance of our research informed teaching and our impact in areas as health, the economy, the creative industries and social policy.
Ulster University has been assessed as being one of only six universities in the UK with 100 % of its research environment rated as world leading. This reflects the quality, commitment and leadership of our research staff and students, our investment in research, our worldwide contribution and the strength of our partnerships and collaborations.