151 PhD Programs in Technology Studies

A PhD is often the most advanced post-graduate degree offered by an institution. A master’s degree may be a prerequisite to program acceptance. Successful candidates can achieve their doctorate in five to eight years. What is a PhD in Technology? Programs at this level involve study and research using advanced technologies and draw from multiple disciplines, including math, science and econo… Read more

A PhD is often the most advanced post-graduate degree offered by an institution. A master’s degree may be a prerequisite to program acceptance. Successful candidates can achieve their doctorate in five to eight years.

What is a PhD in Technology? Programs at this level involve study and research using advanced technologies and draw from multiple disciplines, including math, science and economics. Individuals may choose from a considerable array of specialization areas. Students attracted to design and architecture may gravitate towards construction management or mechanical engineering. Those with a passion for the environment may participate in a program concentrating on sustainable development. Close collaboration with an advisor can help tailor the focus to meet the individual’s needs and reduce program duration.

PhD candidates often display exceptional research and analytical skills. Students can identify, evaluate and synthesize research results to solve complex problems and communicate sophisticated concepts. Interpersonal and planning skills can aid individuals in their personal life and in moving up in their current profession.

College and university costs vary from one to another. Level and intensity of the program, length and location may be factors that affect the fees. It is important for students to fully research programs and schools before enrolling to ensure their goals can be met.

Careers for individuals completing a doctoral program are highly competitive in traditional PhD arenas, such as administrator or professor positions at the highest levels of academia. Researchers in the medical and healthcare industries may be in demand, with advancement opportunities. Nontraditional roles can include program director at a consultancy or as a think tank analyst where complex problem-solving requires analytical thinking and creativity. The nonprofit sector has opportunities ranging from policy creators to fundraiser. 

Earning a PhD in Technology could launch successful careers in new industries and improve earning potential.  Accredited programs are available in universities worldwide as well as online. 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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Unicaf University (MW)
New York , USA + 14 More

The goal of the Ph.D. programme is to prepare the next generation of leading researchers. The Ph.D. is a programme of independent, self-directed academic research degree, supp ... +

The goal of the Ph.D. programme is to prepare the next generation of leading researchers. The Ph.D. is a programme of independent, self-directed academic research degree, supported by a team of supervisors that makes an original contribution to knowledge written up in a publishable dissertation. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English
September 2020
Campus
Online
 
Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence - MBZUAI
Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates

Upon completion of the program requirements, the graduate will be able to; Master the fundamental knowledge of computer vision and develop expertise in several specialized are ... +

Upon completion of the program requirements, the graduate will be able to; Master the fundamental knowledge of computer vision and develop expertise in several specialized areas of research in computer vision; Grow expertise in comprehending existing literature, apply reasoning, and master the necessary skills and techniques to develop novel ideas that are recognized by the experts of the computer vision discipline; Apply advanced problem-solving skills to analyze, design and execute innovative solutions for the existing and/or new problems faced in both industry and academia. -
PhD
4 years
English
01 Sep 2020
15 Jul 2020
 
Nova Southeastern University, College of Computing and Engineering
Fort Lauderdale , USA

The cybersecurity management graduate doctoral program is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, research program that prepares graduates for key positions in academia, in federa ... +

The cybersecurity management graduate doctoral program is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, research program that prepares graduates for key positions in academia, in federal, state and local government agencies, as well as in business and industry. -
PhD
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
06 Jan 2020
06 Nov 2019
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
Washington , USA

Students choose from two areas of focus:

Students choose from two areas of focus: -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
13 Jan 2020
01 Sep 2019
Campus
 
Kaunas University of Technology
Kaunas , Lithuania

Electrical and electronic engineering is one of the widest research fields. There are no sectors in industry or science which could develop without innovative electronic solut ... +

Electrical and electronic engineering is one of the widest research fields. There are no sectors in industry or science which could develop without innovative electronic solutions. Investigations during doctoral studies are carried out in the fields of ultrasonic measurements and diagnostics in aviation; and energy generation and supply systems; and in other industrial sectors, applications of electronic solutions in biomedicine, monitoring and control systems for various economic and transportation facilities, including signal processing and imaging. Investigations are conducted using modern research tools and instruments in the ‘Santaka’ scientific valley. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
September 2020
16 May 2019
Campus
 
University of Georgia - College of Engineering
Athens , USA

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) students initiate and drive cutting-edge research that with supporting studies, position them to be new leaders in the advancement of their field ... +

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) students initiate and drive cutting-edge research that with supporting studies, position them to be new leaders in the advancement of their field and for success in a range of careers in industries. -
PhD
Full-time
English
September 2020
Campus
 
University of North Texas College of Engineering
Denton , USA

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of North Texas offers coursework leading to Doctor of Philosophy degree in Computer Science and Engineerin ... +

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of North Texas offers coursework leading to Doctor of Philosophy degree in Computer Science and Engineering. You will complete 42 credit hours beyond the master’s degree or 72 credit hours beyond the bachelor’s degree. In addition to coursework, you need to find a research topic, pass an oral exam related to the topic and write and defend a dissertation to a committee. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
August 2020
15 Jan 2019
Campus
 
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

The Department of Computer Science offers the following research postgraduate programmes in both full-time and part-time modes:

The Department of Computer Science offers the following research postgraduate programmes in both full-time and part-time modes: -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
University of Rijeka, Faculty of Engineering
Rijeka , Croatia

The proposed postgraduate study programme in the area of Technical Sciences, in the field of Computer Science, aims to provide Masters of Computer Science graduated at the Fac ... +

The proposed postgraduate study programme in the area of Technical Sciences, in the field of Computer Science, aims to provide Masters of Computer Science graduated at the Faculty of Engineering, and other related institutions in Croatia and abroad, the opportunity to continue the education and further scientific training in order to attain highly educated professionals in the related field. -
PhD
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
5 years
English
October 2020
06 Sep 2019
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria)
Klosterneuburg , Austria

The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is looking for highly qualified candidates with bachelor’s or master’s degrees to apply for the IST Austria PhD p ... +

The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is looking for highly qualified candidates with bachelor’s or master’s degrees to apply for the IST Austria PhD program. We offer fully-funded PhD positions in biology, neuroscience, mathematics, computer science, physics, and data science, in a world-class research environment on the outskirts of Vienna. -
PhD
Full-time
5 years
English
15 Sep 2020
08 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Tecnológico de Monterrey - ITESM
Monterrey , Mexico + 65 More

The Doctorate in Nanotechnology is aimed at promoting the value chain using the fundamentals of nanosciences to generate frontier scientific knowledge that enhances the develo ... +

The Doctorate in Nanotechnology is aimed at promoting the value chain using the fundamentals of nanosciences to generate frontier scientific knowledge that enhances the development of innovative nanotechnological products and / or services, and identifies technology-based entrepreneurial opportunities that increase the benefits the country's competitive -
PhD
Full-time
8 semesters
Spanish
01 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Rochester , USA

RIT’s doctorate program in astrophysical sciences and technology focuses on the underlying physics of phenomena beyond the earth, and in the development of the technologies, i ... +

RIT’s doctorate program in astrophysical sciences and technology focuses on the underlying physics of phenomena beyond the earth, and in the development of the technologies, instruments, data analysis, and modeling techniques that will enable the next major strides in the field. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
24 Aug 2020
Campus
 
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark , USA

Our student organizations are active in our Computer Science department, making your student experience richer and more rewarding. These organizations include a student chapte ... +

Our student organizations are active in our Computer Science department, making your student experience richer and more rewarding. These organizations include a student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), a women’s student chapter of ACM, an NJIT chapter of the Women in Computing Society (WICS), as well as an association of Computer Science graduate students (DeepCS) and an institute-wide association of graduate students. Together, these organizations are responsible for funding student travel to conferences, organizing on-campus professional events (such as seminars, workshops, contests) as well as off-campus corporate visits and networking events. -
PhD
English
September 2020
Campus
 
University of Texas Arlington
Arlington , USA

The objective of the Ph.D. degree in Business Administration with a major in Information Systems is to develop scholars with an ability to teach and conduct independent resear ... +

The objective of the Ph.D. degree in Business Administration with a major in Information Systems is to develop scholars with an ability to teach and conduct independent research. The main emphasis in our program is to offer training in scholarly research. This is accomplished through a combination of rigorous coursework and research activities. The coursework provides fundamental knowledge in various areas of information systems and offers insights into research topics of interest to Information System researchers. It also includes courses on research methodology and data analysis techniques. Students work closely with our world-renowned faculty members on a one-on-one basis on research projects that have wide-ranging implications for the industry and the economy. Students are encouraged to present their research results in conferences and publish their findings in journals. Students have the opportunity to gain teaching experience by independently teaching one or more classes. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
August 2020
15 Mar 2018
Campus
 
University of Vaasa
Vaasa , Finland

The Doctoral Programme covers all fields of research under the Faculty of Technology at the University of Vaasa. The doctoral programme produces Doctors of Science in Technolo ... +

The Doctoral Programme covers all fields of research under the Faculty of Technology at the University of Vaasa. The doctoral programme produces Doctors of Science in Technology (D.Sc. (Tech), Doctors of Science in Business Administration (D.Sc. (Econ) and Doctors of Philosophy (PhD). The goal of the doctoral programme is to train high caliber experts capable of independent research work to service industries, the economic life, the world of academia and other organizations. -
PhD
Full-time
English
01 Jan 2020
31 Oct 2019
Campus