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Public Health Institute - Postgraduate Research Opportunities

Explore fascinating postgraduate research opportunities at LJMU's Public Health Institute which specialises in applied research and educational programmes, addressing health issues at all levels from policy development to service delivery.

Your programme route will depend on your qualifications and experience. Most students complete their PhD via progression from MPhil. The University offers a comprehensive induction programme and a wide range of generic skills training.

You will be allocated a team of up to three supervisors (including a Director of Studies) who will work with you during your research. Throughout your studies, you will also have the support of LJMU's Graduate School which offers expert advice and guidance to those enrolled on MPhil and PhD programmes.

You will be based in the Henry Cotton building in Liverpool city centre. Here you will have your own desk and computer in office space shared with other research students, enabling you to build up a strong peer network.

Entry requirements

If you are applying for an MPhil or an MPhil/PhD you should normally have, or be expecting to obtain, a first or upper second-class Honours degree in a relevant subject. If you are applying for a PhD direct you must: have a Masters degree with a research dissertation in a relevant subject; have had research training directly related to the PhD project If you have qualifications other than those above, your application will be considered individually on merit. Appropriate research and previous experience will be taken into account.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time 7,225 (Year 1) International 45 45 Months
MPhil (Res) Full-time 14,450 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MPhil (Res) Full-time 4,525 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time 14,450 (Year 1) International 33 33 Months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time 4,525 (Year 1) Home/EU 33 33 Months
MPhil (Res) Part-time 2,265 (Credit) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MPhil (Res) Part-time 7,225 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time 2,265 (Credit) Home/EU 45 45 Months

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