Aston University PHD

Aston University

Aston University PHD

Aston University PHD

Research degrees involve the in-depth study of a particular aspect of your specialist subject. It typically lasts three years full-time or six years part-time, though this can vary. Aston also offers an MPhil which can be completed in two years.

Whilst many PhD students go on to pursue a career in higher education; a research degree also opens up many opportunities in industry and the public sector.

Research Degrees by Academic School

Aston University focuses on high quality, exploitable research that has the potential to impact the world around us. Each School of Study has several research groups:

  • Aston Business School
  • Aston Medical School
  • School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • School of Languages & Social Science
  • School of Life & Health Sciences