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8 PhD Programs in Humanities

After completing a lower-level degree, it is possible to enroll in a PhD program. This is widely considered the highest level of academic achievement for most fields. After earning a PhD, you are often able to enter your career with the most advantages and earn the highest salary. What is a PhD in Humanities? This is a highly varied field of study that incorporates many different disciplines.… Read more

After completing a lower-level degree, it is possible to enroll in a PhD program. This is widely considered the highest level of academic achievement for most fields. After earning a PhD, you are often able to enter your career with the most advantages and earn the highest salary.

What is a PhD in Humanities? This is a highly varied field of study that incorporates many different disciplines. Study will likely include teaching methods, the arts, research techniques, language, and linguistics. When enrolled in a humanities program, there are often many different courses in many fields, although more specialized courses can be taken if you know exactly how you want to apply your PhD. It is a good idea to think carefully about what kind of career you want to pursue.

The skills developed in a humanities course are some of the most significant benefits. As a humanities student, you can learn excellent research abilities, organization, an understanding of the arts, and strong analytical skills. These abilities can open up new career opportunities or increase your salary.

The cost of earning a PhD varies based on many factors. It is important that you understand these aspects and how they influence tuition before you enroll. Everything from your school and program to the country you are studying in can affect the cost of a PhD program.

There are a huge number of careers that are possible after studying humanities because it is such a varied field. Some of the more common positions include teacher and linguist. It is also possible to become a writer or another kind of artist. Many humanities students become historians or researchers as well. Finally, other possible careers include counselor or public relations manager.

To begin your education, find the right degree for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Arts
Hong Kong

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) invites candidates from all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, with evidence of academic excellence, research ability and potential, and good ... +

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) invites candidates from all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, with evidence of academic excellence, research ability and potential, and good communication, interpersonal and leadership abilities to apply for full-time PhD study under the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS). HKPFS is established by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) with an aim to attract the best and brightest students from all over the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
01 Sep 2020
Campus
 
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Hong Kong

The PhD programme provides training for students who intend to pursue professional and academic careers. Students may specialize in linguistics, literature, history, and anthr ... +

The PhD programme provides training for students who intend to pursue professional and academic careers. Students may specialize in linguistics, literature, history, and anthropology, or philosophy and religion. They must undertake coursework, pass a qualifying examination, and present and defend a thesis. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Bogotá, Colombia

The Doctorate in Social and Human Sciences of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana , seeks to contribute to the appropriation, application, generation and transfer of relevant ... +

The Doctorate in Social and Human Sciences of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana , seeks to contribute to the appropriation, application, generation and transfer of relevant knowledge for the understanding and explanation of complex social and human problems in a globalized context, through an integrative strategy of knowledge. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
Spanish
Jan 2021
Campus
 
Universidad de Sonora
Hermosillo, Mexico

General Objective: To train high level researchers that contribute to the generation of basic and applied knowledge in the different areas of humanistic disciplines, promoting ... +

General Objective: To train high level researchers that contribute to the generation of basic and applied knowledge in the different areas of humanistic disciplines, promoting the convergence and interaction of the humanities with other sciences and disciplines. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
Spanish
Campus
 
Universidade da Coruña
Ferrol, Spain

This PhD Program is organized by the University of A Coruña with the collaboration of professors from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Within the new regulations (RD 99/ ... +

This PhD Program is organized by the University of A Coruña with the collaboration of professors from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Within the new regulations (RD 99/2011), the Program is directed towards research, development and innovation (R & D & I) in three main thematic areas: Documentation Sciences, Communication Sciences and the Humanities. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Spanish
Campus
 
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Toowoomba, Australia +3 More

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a research degree available in all study areas and provides you with the skills to become an effective researcher in your previously studied ... +

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a research degree available in all study areas and provides you with the skills to become an effective researcher in your previously studied discipline. By undertaking a Doctor of Philosophy you will have the expansive intellectual freedom to be able to make an original and substantial contribution to your area of study. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
English
Campus
Online
 
Universidad de La Laguna
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

The ULL PhD Program in Arts and Humanities is an interdisciplinary postgraduate program aimed at training researchers in linguistic and cultural studies. It involves the depar ... +

The ULL PhD Program in Arts and Humanities is an interdisciplinary postgraduate program aimed at training researchers in linguistic and cultural studies. It involves the departments of Fine Arts, Classical, French, Arabic and Romance Philology, Spanish Philology, English and German Philology and History of Art and Philosophy; and it covers the areas of knowledge related to linguistics and the Arabic, Spanish, French, Greek, English, Latin and Romanesque philologies, their cultures and literatures, and music, art and design, their production, theory and history. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English, Spanish
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Tecnológico de Monterrey - ITESM
Monterrey, Mexico +1 More

The Doctorate in Humanistic Studies (DEH) seeks to generate knowledge from the field of the humanities, through interdisciplinary research of high quality, with the intention ... +

The Doctorate in Humanistic Studies (DEH) seeks to generate knowledge from the field of the humanities, through interdisciplinary research of high quality, with the intention of expanding the horizons from which a critical reflection on the current environment and its challenges can be generated. The DEH seeks to train independent researchers with skills, knowledge and skills to propose, develop and advise national and international research projects in their area of ​​expertise; generate new knowledge in the field of the humanities; and develop social entrepreneurship projects with a high capacity to respond to the needs of the community. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
Spanish
Aug 2020
Campus
 

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