University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Cosmology and Gravitation

This research institute is devoted to the investigation of cosmology, galaxy evolution and gravitation. We have nearly 50 staff, post-doctoral fellows and students working on subjects from inflation in the early universe to understanding the stellar populations in galaxies.

Entry requirements

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD: A good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a Master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. All applicants are subject to interview. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Research areas include: Early universe and particle cosmology; structure formation in the universe; galaxy evolution.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2018 15,100 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2018 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2018 1,590 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2018 7,550 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2019 15,100 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2019 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2019 1,590 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2019 7,550 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 15,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,260 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,130 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 7,950 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 15,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 4,260 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 7,950 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 2,130 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Centre - Faculty of Technology
Telephone number: 
02392842993