Major code: BLPR
Applications are welcomed from well qualified graduates who wish to undertake research programmes leading to a PhD on either a full- or part-time basis. For research we expect candidates to normally hold a UK first degree or equivalent in the first or 2:1 class, or 2:2 class degree plus a Masters degree, in a relevant subject.
Applications from international students are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) guidelines.
English Language Qualifications
All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language and are required to provide evidence of this. Qualifications accepted by the University can be found on our International webpages.
If you require additional English Language training during your study, the University is able to provide tuition and arrange IELTS tests through its English Language Centre.
|IELTS||6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component)|
|TOEFL iBT||88 with band minimum scores of listening 21, writing 21, reading 22 and speaking 23|
|International Baccalaureate||Standard Level 5|
|Hong Kong use of English AS level||C|
|INDIA Standard XII||70% or above from Central and Metro State Boards|