Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University


The course offer the opportunity for students to study for a research degree in an academic environment which values excellence in research and scholarship; increasing numbers of students are choosing to come to hope to undertake research degrees in wide variety of subject areas, and also become part of a stimulating, supportive academic community; research students come from around the world and contribute to both the research environment and broader aspects of student life at hope; students choose to study for MPhil and PhD degrees on a full-time or part-time basis; research students at Liverpool Hope work within a university which supports and is expanding research opportunities for students and staff; Liverpool Hope works closely with external research partners who include other universities, businesses and communities.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd or 1st degree or taught Master's degree from a UK university; for international students the equivalent from a UK university; competence in spoken and written English language required; applicants with research or similar experience at an appropriate level may be considered.

Course modules

Research areas: Arts and humanities; business and computing; education; humanities and sciences; social sciences.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hope Park Liverpool L16 9JD North West

Key information

Research Office
Telephone number: 
0151 291 3089