PhD Programs

A PhD, or Doctor of Philosophy, is a postgraduate degree conferred by universities. It is the top academic degree available in a field.

The completion of a PhD can result in significantly improved career prospects. Students or professionals interested in leadership, academia, consulting, research and entrepreneurship, a PhD degree can offer an advantage or a required qualification.

Many universities around the world offer PhD programs. It is common for students to specialize in a field such as Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Medicine, Sustainability, Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, etc.

The variety of different PhD programs can be overwhelming - don't let it stop you! Start your search by looking at the most popular PhD degrees listed below.

Newly added PhDs

Sunway University

Doctor of Philosophy in Biology

February 14, 2018
This research-driven program aims to further develop your current research skills in one of a number of key areas of biology.

Kaunas University of Technology

PhD in Chemical Engineering 
(Technological Sciences)

February 13, 2018
Chemical engineering Ph.D. studies are a traditional, research-based, usually four-year, doctoral degree program, which provides:

China University of Petroleum

PhD in Geology

February 14, 2018
Geology is a knowledge system that studies material compositions, internal structure and external features of the earth, mutual interactions between earth layers and the history of the evolution of the earth.