University of Derby

University of Derby


This research-based course is designed for graduates who want to gain a strong knowledge and understanding of the subject and then take the discipline forward through an approved programme of original research. You will have the opportunity to study alongside other research students and be supported throughout your studies by our allocated research supervisor. You will develop in-depth expertise in your chosen area, which can lead to career progression, either in business or in academia.

Entry requirements

We normally expect you to have a 1st or 2nd class Honours degree, a Master's degree from a UK university, or qualifications that we consider to be equivalent. The faculty must also be satisfied that the candidate has the necessary command of the English language to undertake a research investigation. Copies of English language qualifications should be included where appropriate. Please note that for research programmes a minimum of IELTS level of 7.0 or better is expected.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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