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Postgraduate researchProfessional doctorates

Professional Doctorates are equivalent to a PhD and allow working professionals to undertake research focussing on their specific professional context. The courses are typically taught in the first year, with emphasis on research methods and skills, followed by a period of independent research that seeks to develop new knowledge in professional practice within each professional field.

Our professional doctorate courses

Engineering Doctorates (EngD)

The Doctorate in Engineering (EngD) is a doctorate in Engineering typically focussed around an industrial problem, and is undertaken in conjunction with an industrial partner. The integrated programme of taught courses ensure the development of a practising researcher who can lead and innovate the development of products, processes and services in industry.