City Graduate School
  1. City Graduate School
  2. Research degree opportunities and how to apply
  3. Duration of research degrees
  1. Research degree opportunities and how to apply
City Graduate School

Duration of research degrees

Full-time students have a maximum of four years' registration to complete their studies.

Part-time students are permitted a maximum of seven years for completion of their research. Students must submit a thesis and be examined within this period.

As a full-time student you will spend the majority of your working time undertaking research at City. You are expected to dedicate yourself full-time to your research.

As a part-time student you are expected to spend the equivalent of two days per week on your research.

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City, University of London

Northampton Square

London EC1V 0HB

United Kingdom

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City, University of London is an independent member institution of the University of London. Established by Royal Charter in 1836, the University of London consists of 18 independent member institutions with outstanding global reputations and several prestigious central academic bodies and activities.