Doctorate Degrees in Sport

Compare 5 PhD Programs in Sport

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Requirements for the PhD program often involve the student having already obtained a Master’s degree. Additionally, a thesis or dissertation primarily consisting of original academic research must be submitted. In some countries, this work may even need to be defended in front of a panel.

A program or course in sport generally prepares students to manage sports teams, become a senior coach of a sport students choose to focus on, become a physical education teacher or enter any closely related fields.

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PhD in Physical Education and Sport

Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias
Campus Full time 3 years October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The main goal of the of study programme leading to the degree of Doctor of Physical Education and Sport is the production of knowledge by conducting original research in this area. [+]

PhD in Physical Education and Sport

Programme Director

Professor Doutor Francisco Alberto Arruda Carreiro da Costa

Secretariat

Faculdade de Educação Física e Desporto - Doutoramento

Qualification requirements and regulations

The following may apply for the Doctoral Programme in Physical Education and Sport: a) The holders of a masters degree or a legal equivalent; b) The holders of a B.A. who present an especially relevant academic or scientific which is acknowledged by the Scientific Council of the Lusophone University of Humanities and Technologies Physical Education and Sports Faculty as being a competency certificate. b) The holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is acknowledged by the Scientific Council of the Lusophone University of Humanities and Technologies Physical Education and Sports Faculty as being a competency certificate.... [-]


Ph.D. In The Science Of Exercise And Physical Education

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 8 years September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The University of Nicosia offers Doctoral Programme in Exercise Science and Physical Education leading to a PhD. The program is designed to provide scientific knowledge at the highest level and prepare students for careers in the field of higher learning, scientific research and in scientific field of exercise and physical education. [+]

Duration of study (years): 3 years Title of studies: Doctoral Degree in Exercise and Physical Education Level of Title: Doctoral Degree (3rd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Method of Study: Full-time / Part-time Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 180 Program Description

The University of Nicosia offers Doctoral Programme in Exercise Science and Physical Education leading to a PhD.

The program is designed to provide scientific knowledge at the highest level and prepare students for careers in the field of higher learning, scientific research and in scientific field of exercise and physical education.

The aim of the doctoral program is to prepare experienced scientists with a view to conduct cutting-edge research, to propose innovative research and practical workable solutions and achieve leadership positions in the exercise area and physical education and the wider sports industry.... [-]


DCom / DPhil in Sport Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

Students participating in either Doctoral programme will be required to write and present a research thesis. [+]

DCom in Sport Management

Students participating in the Doctoral programme will be required to write and present a research thesis.

Admission requirements

A Master’s Degree in Sport Management.

Contact details

Name: Prof Leon Lategan Tel: 011 559 6966 / Email: leonl@uj.ac.za

DPhil in Sport Management

Students participating in the Doctoral programme will be required to write and present a research thesis.

Admission requirements

A Master’s Degree in Sport Management.

Contact details

Name: Prof Leon Lategan Tel: 011 559 6966 / Email: leonl@uj.ac.za

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PhD in Human Sciences

London South Bank University
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2018 United Kingdom London + 2 more

Sport and exercise science research at LSBU is of high quality; 73% of our research into Sport and Exercise Sciences was awarded the two highest ratings: 4* world-leading or 3* internationally excellent, for overall quality by the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. 90% received 4* or 3* for 'impact' (reach and significance) and 75% a 3* for 'environment' - "conducive to producing research of internationally excellent quality, in terms of its vitality and sustainability". [+]

Sport and exercise science research at LSBU is of high quality; 73% of our research into Sport and Exercise Sciences was awarded the two highest ratings: 4* world-leading or 3* internationally excellent, for overall quality by the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. 90% received 4* or 3* for 'impact' (reach and significance) and 75% a 3* for 'environment' - "conducive to producing research of internationally excellent quality, in terms of its vitality and sustainability".

A member of staff, an expert in the chosen field, is directly responsible for guiding and supporting your research programme. As a research student, you'll become part of our thriving academic community. Most research work in the field takes place as part of the Sport and Exercise Science Research Centre. Expertise and possible research areas include:... [-]


PhD in Physical Education and Sport

ISG Business & Economics School
Campus Full time 3 years October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The main goal of the of study programme leading to the degree of Doctor of Physical Education and Sport is the production of knowledge by conducting original research in this area, through a multi-paradigmatic perspective and methodology, focusing on a global and integrated vision of the Physical Education and Sports Sciences. The total workload of the course would amount to 3 years full time... [+]

The main goal of the of study programme leading to the degree of Doctor of Physical Education and Sport is the production of knowledge by conducting original research in this area, through a multi-paradigmatic perspective and methodology, focusing on a global and integrated vision of the Physical Education and Sports Sciences. The total workload of the course would amount to 3 years full time. A Doctor of Physical Education and Sport should still be able to communicate with their peers and with society in general about their area of expertise and to promote in academic and professional contexts, scientific, social and cultural progress in a society based on knowledge.

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