The part-time DPhil regulations normally require a minimum of six years’ part-time study (equivalent to two years’ full-time) up to a maximum of eight years part-time study. Research students may be required to undertake appropriate research training provided within the Department. In addition, they will be strongly encouraged to participate in seminars and informal meetings with staff and other researchers. The major commitment of time will be to individual study and research.
For the full Selection Criteria please refer to the Graduate Admissions and Funding website.
To be eligible for the course students should:
- Normally be predicted or to have achieved a first-class or an upper second class undergraduate degree (or equivalent international qualifications) in a relevant subject
- Achieved an average of at least 70% across all components of the MSc in Evidence-Based Health Care
- Show prior interest in the area of research proposed