Research is also carried out in collaboration with other departments in the University, particularly Mechanical Engineering, Electronic & Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Management, and Computer Science.
The Architecture and Civil Engineering at University of Bath dissemination of research findings is seen as a vital component of the research process and graduate students are encouraged to prepare papers for publication as part of their research training. We encourage a wide range of interests.
Academic staff are always open to ideas which extend existing work or introduce new topics to their existing subject areas.
- The MPhil and PhD programmes combine taught research training and applied research practice. Candidates join the Department as a member of the Research Centre in which they initially have a broad research interest and that will have overseen their acceptance into the Department.
- Most research students who ‘do a PhD’ register in the first instance as probationer for the programme of PhD. Confirmation of PhD registration is subject to your passing an assessment process, which normally involves submission of written work and an oral examination.
- 24 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
You can apply at any time, but International applications must be made at least five months before your intended start date and Home/EU at least three months before your intended start date.
DisciplinesArchitecture Civil Engineering & Construction View 29 other PhDs in Architecture in United Kingdom
- First or good second class honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate subject.
The minimum non-graduate qualifications* acceptable for admission to the University of Bath are passes at a satisfactory level in either of the following examinations:
- Institution of Chemical Engineers Part III or
- Membership of recognised professional institutions of at least graduate status or a relevant professional qualification acceptable to the Board of Studies
- Extended and responsible experience at an appropriate standard in a relevant field acceptable to the Board of Studies.
International19800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19800 GBP per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA4400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4400 GBP per year during 24 months.
- Home/EU £2,200
- Overseas £9,900
Living costs for Bath
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