Doctorate in Philosophy (DPh)

Doctorate in Philosophy

The principal requirement for the award of the Doctorate in Philosophy (DPh) is a major dissertation which proves the candidate’s capacity for scientific investigation and which makes a real contribution to philosophy.  Candidates may also be required to follow a specified range of qualifying courses.

Candidates for the DPh must have achieved a grade of at least Magna cum Laude / Second Class Honours, Grade I / B in the LPh or its equivalent.