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PhD Programs

A PhD, or Doctor of Philosophy, is a postgraduate degree conferred by universities. It is the top academic degree available in a field.

The completion of a PhD can result in significantly improved career prospects. Students or professionals interested in leadership, academia, consulting, research and entrepreneurship, a PhD degree can offer an advantage or a required qualification.

Many universities around the world offer PhD programs. It is common for students to specialize in a field such as Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Medicine, Sustainability, Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, etc.

The variety of different PhD programs can be overwhelming - don't let it stop you! Start your search by looking at the most popular PhD degrees listed below.

Newly Added Programmes

ESPM – Brasil
2020-07-29
Brazil, São Paulo, + 6 More
University of Johannesburg
2020-05-13
South Africa, Johannesburg
Instituto Tecnológico de Tijuana
2020-01-23
Mexico, Tijuana
Universidad Ana G. Méndez - Recinto de Cupey
2019-12-25
Puerto Rico, San Juan
McMaster University Faculty of Humanities
2019-11-06
Canada, Hamilton
“1 Decembrie 1918” University of Alba Iulia
2019-08-03
Romania, Alba Iulia
Universidad de Sonora
2019-05-04
Mexico, Hermosillo
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
2019-03-09
Colombia, Bogotá + 1 More
University of Puerto Rico - Río Piedras
2018-11-30
Puerto Rico, San Juan
Kazakh British Technical University (KBTU)
2018-11-18
Kazakhstan, Almaty
Atlântica
2018-09-19
Portugal, Barcarena
Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
2018-04-13
Portugal, Vila Real

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