University of Manchester
Research is undertaken by 2 main research groups: Extreme loading and design: there is a need to understand both material and whole structural response under extreme loads to ensure a society is safe from accidental events, natural occurrences or terrorist attacks; energy, environment and climate: energy, environment and climate change research are strongly interlinked; the challenges for energy research increase against a background of climate change, changing energy provision within uncertain world politics, increasing world population, increasing pollution and need for control and remediation.
Applicants require: PhD: a 1st Class and 2.1 Honours bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification, a Master's Degree or equivalent qualification, or both; MPhil/MSc by Research: a 2nd Class Honours bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification; IELTS or TOEFL and attain a minimum of IELTS 6.5 ( with no sub test less than 5.5), TOEFL 570 usually with 5.0 in the TWE (computer-based 230 or above or internet-based 88-89 or above).
Assessment is by a research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,828 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 19,800 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 5,950 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 15,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,828 per Academic year (home fees)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 19,800 per Academic year (overseas fees)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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