Manchester Metropolitan University

Art and Design (by practice)

Research undertaken at Master?s level explores aspects of knowledge at the forefront of an academic or professional discipline. You are expected to demonstrate originality in the application of knowledge, and to gain understanding of how the boundaries of knowledge are advanced through research. You will be able to deal with complex issues systematically and creatively. Find out more about the Manchester School of Art Research Degrees Programme at

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a required portfolio of work and a critical report of 10,000 - 15,000 words


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 - 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 - 6 Years

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Main Site M15 6BH North West

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