Aberystwyth University: Fine Art (Doctor of Philosophy - PhD)

InstitutionAberystwyth University View institution profile
Department School of Art
Web http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/
Email artschool@aber.ac.uk
Telephone 01970 622460
Study type Research


Fine art research areas: Book illustration; drawing; painting; photography; printmaking.

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Qualification Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
Level RQF Level 8
Entry requirements

Applicants need to submit a previous dissertation or essays. 20 good quality slides of recent work, and, where possible catalogues of recent exhibitions indicative of academic or professional attainment in this discipline. IELTS 6.5 for international students.


Assessment by an informed peer consensus on the mastery of the subject, of analytical breadth and depth, together with the communication of this mastery within the contribution and its defence in appropriate forms.



Location School of Art
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG


EU 4260 GBP for Year 1
England 4260 GBP for Year 1
Northern Ireland 4260 GBP for Year 1
Scotland 4260 GBP for Year 1
Wales 4260 GBP for Year 1
Channel Islands 4260 GBP for Year 1
International 14500 GBP for Year 1

Aberystwyth University

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Established in 1872, Aberystwyth University was the first University Institution in Wales and has a long tradition of excellence in teaching and research.

Aberystwyth is a medium sized, scenic coastal town situated in one of the most beautiful and safest parts of the UK.  You’ll benefit from easy access to the seafront and beaches, rolling green mountains, a vibrant social and cultural life, and an excellent education.  The University campus is compact, friendly, and has a thriving cosmopolitan postgraduate community.  It is a bustling centre of ...

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