University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Health Sciences

The programme is suitable for allied health professionals in clinical practice and management who seek to hold leadership positions within health and care, as well as educational organisations, and students who wish to enhance their career in applied research and innovation in practice, education, and leadership. Participants will carry out original research contributing to new knowledge and will be actively encouraged to present and publish their research before they graduate. students receive supervision from at least 2 supervisors in their specialist field. With taught components comprising various research modules, students will be able to hone their research skills and knowledge. Close links with practice are encouraged, and many research projects include collaborative work. There are regular research seminars and doctoral student-led discussions on methodology and other research issues.

Entry requirements

Candidates should have a good Honours degree (upper 2nd) in an appropriate discipline, but prior experience in research or health and social care may be acceptable. Enthusiasm for, and commitment to, independent study is essential, as is a good command of the English language. IELTS 7.0, minimum by component 6.5

Course modules

Research areas include: E-health; women's health; diabetes; integrated care; cancer and supportive care; emergency cardiovascular care; long-term conditions; communication in healthcare; nursing and healthcare ethics; education for practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 33 months
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 60 months
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (EU) 33 months
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (England) 33 months
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 15,800 per Year 1 (International) 33 months
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 33 months
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (Scotland) 33 months
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (Wales) 33 months
PhD with Integrated Study Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,025 per Year 1 (Wales) 60 months
PhD with Integrated Study Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,025 per Year 1 (EU) 60 months
PhD with Integrated Study Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,025 per Year 1 (England) 60 months
PhD with Integrated Study Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (International) 60 months
PhD with Integrated Study Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,025 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 60 months
PhD with Integrated Study Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,025 per Year 1 (Scotland) 60 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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