Northumbria University

Northumbria University


The main aim of the programme is to develop research skills and prepare students for careers in education, teaching and research. Students use these research skills to apply their practice of choice. The programme also provides general research skills and transferable competencies that will be relevant in the commercial world.

Entry requirements

A good Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a design discipline, a recognised professional qualification or substantial work experience within a design related field. Applicants not meeting these criteria will be considered on an individual basis depending on the strength of their application and experience.

Course modules

Design studies; research development; research methods; dissertation/project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time - 1 years
MRes Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4444