Civil Safety and Security PhD and MPhil
|How to Apply|
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The Civil Safety and Security Unit is part of our School of Management and has a well-established international reputation for its work.
The Unit’s course directors provide consultancy services to blue chip companies and have acted as special advisors to a number of parliamentary inquiries into defence and security. It also has good links with the Cabinet Office’s Emergency Planning College.
Our Research Degrees
The Civil Safety and Security Unit offers supervision for the degrees of:
- Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
- Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
Supervisors and Research Areas
We offer PhD and MPhil supervision in areas that are compatible with the research interests of our academic staff, which include:
- Contingency Planning
- International Security
- Public Unrest
- Aviation Safety and Security
- Business Continuity Management
PhD and MPhil Description
Candidates are required to submit a written thesis of 80,000 words (PhD) or 50,000 words (MPhil) which is assessed in an oral examination.
The thesis must be submitted for examination within the following periods of registration:
|Mode of Study||Normal||Maximum|
|MPhil||Full-Time||One Year||Two Years|
|MPhil||Part-Time||Two Years||Four Years|
|PhD||Full-Time||Three Years||Four Years|
|PhD||Part-Time||Four Years||Seven Years|