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Ph.D. On Campus

English, Culture and Communication

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

36 months
Duration
13761 USD/year
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About

Upon successful completion of English, Culture and Communication PhD in English taught at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University you will receive a degree from the University of Liverpool, which is recognised by the UK’s Department of Education as well as China’s Ministry of Education.

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Overview

Key facts

During the English, Culture and Communication programme taught at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University  we offer PhD students the opportunity to shadow a member of staff for one semester in order to develop their teaching skills. You will join an exciting and dynamic research community that facilitates leading-edge research opportunities.

The normal length of full-time PhD programme is three years. At the end of three years’ full-time study, you can apply for an extension of one year to complete the writing of your dissertation. Part-time PhD degrees usually take four to seven years.

As a registered full-time PhD student, you have the opportunity to apply for a research visit to the University of Liverpool for up to three months. Your accommodation and travel fees will be covered by XJTLU and the University of Liverpool.

Programme Structure

Key benefits of PhD study at XJTLU:

  • Our PhD programme equips you with a range of professional skills to help you maximise your future employability
  • Our supervisors will guide you through one of the most intellectually satisfying experiences of your life
  • Supervision from respected academics at both XJTLU and the University of Liverpool
  • PhD students have dedicated travel budgets for participating in international conferences
  • The chance to apply for a research visit to the University of Liverpool for up to three months
  • Opportunities to work as a teaching assistant and develop crucial academic skills.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • There is no specific deadline for PhD application. 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
1

Other requirements

General requirements

  • MA in a related area of study, with an overall average of at least 65%

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13761 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13761 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    13761 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13761 USD per year during 36 months.
  • RMB 88,000 per year

Living costs for Suzhou

3000 - 5500 CNY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

XJTLU offers a range of scholarships to highly motivated and qualified candidates to pursue research leading to a PhD degree. Successful applicants may receive financial support including:

  • A tuition fee scholarship for up to three years
  • A monthly stipend for up to three years

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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