Earning a Ph.D. requires extended study and intense mental effort. A PhD is an academic study on which you concentrate for four to six years after obtaining your master’s degree, and that leads, if successful, to a PhD degree, the highest academic degree.
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Request Information Doctoral Programs in Geographic Sciences in Nottingham in United Kingdom 2018
A leading center of postgraduate teaching and research, the School of Geography has internationally recognized strengths across the discipline. [+]
A leading center of postgraduate teaching and research, the School of Geography has internationally recognized strengths across the discipline.
A PhD is the most advanced form of postgraduate study. It is awarded on the successful completion of supervised research, verbal examination, and final thesis.
Geography research areas include:
Cultural and Historical Geography
Shaped by, and shaping, wider developments in the arts, humanities and social sciencesCultures of Landscape Historical Geographies of Empire, Environment, and Health Histories of Geographical and Environmental Knowledge
Advancing analysis of economic phenomena in contemporary globalization in geography and the wider social sciences... [-]