University of Limerick

Limerick

Fact sheet

Title of degree awarded

Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Full-time duration (years)

4

Field(s) of degree awarded

Subject specialities

Design for health/medical device design
Human factors in industry and health
Design for sustainability and society
Design practice and education
Spatial and urban planning research

Educational model

Taught courses followed by thesis research

Examination format

Thesis + oral examination

Credit-bearing training

Up to 30 ECTS

Proposer of topic

Proposed by applicant

Track record in practice-based research

Yes

Requirement for journal publication

No

Distance learning

Yes

Teaching

Required

Language of instruction

English

Language of thesis

English

Collaboration opportunities

Yes

List of thesis or project supervisors

www.ul.ie/scieng/scieng-research/phd-graduations

Tuition fee

www.ul.ie/gps/course/structured-phd-programmes-phd-design-and-manufacturing-technology

Scholarship opportunities

Entry requirements

www.ul.ie/gps/about/how-apply

English language requirements

www.ul.ie/gps/about/how-apply

Institution details

University of Limerick
Limerick
Ireland
School of Design www.ul.ie/gps/course/structured-phd-programmes-phd-design-and-manufacturing-technology
Sean Fair