Course Description

Civil Engineering & Materials Science - Structured PhD - Research

The structured PhD programme is the advancement of knowledge through a high-quality experience of original research which is integrated with professional development. It develops students research knowledge and transferable skills through a formalised and integrated programme of activities. This programme develops advanced research skills for postgraduate research students in Science and Engineering Faculty.

– The PhD consists of two stages: the structured (taught modules) and the research element.

– The structured PhD provides a taught in a core programme that develops transferable research skills.

– The structured element also provides specialist disciplinary teaching to bring understanding to international research levels.

– The research element develops skills for graduates to be active and autonomous researchers.

CollegeUniversity of Limerick
Course LocationLimerick City, Limerick
Course CategoryCivil Engineering, Construction & Engineering
Course QualificationDoctoral Degree
Awarding BodyUniversity of Limerick
Course Duration4 years full-time.
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsApplicants will normally be expected to hold an Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a discipline appropriate to their area of proposed research. Entry points may differ for applicants with postgraduate qualifications. Please contact the Course Director for further information.
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University of Limerick

Castletroy, Limerick City, Limerick, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: V94 T9PX

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