Research degrees sub-committees

The Research Degrees subject Sub-Committees consider applications from research students in the academic faculties.

Humanities, Environment and Social Sciences

The Humanities, Environment and Social Sciences Sub-Committee considers mainly applications from research students in Arts, Architecture, Built Environment, Business, Education, English, History of Art, History, Law, Psychology, Philosophy, Publishing, Real Estate & Construction (when appropriate) and Social Sciences.

The deadline for applications to be submitted to the Department or Faculty Postgraduate Research Tutor is earlier than those set centrally.

Please note that the deadline for submitting complete, signed applications to Tracy Barber in the Research Degrees Team is 2 weeks before the date of the meeting.

In addition you will be required to submit a complete application to your Faculty or Department Postgraduate Research Tutor 4 weeks before the date of the meeting.

Meetings will be held online until further notice.

Meeting dates, Semester 1

  • Friday 14 October 2022
  • Friday 2 December 2022
Meeting dates, Semester 2
  • Friday 24 February 2023
  • Friday 14 April 2023
  • Friday 7 July 2023
Contacts for further information

Science and Technology

The Science and Technology Sub-Committee considers mainly applications from research students in Architecture (when appropriate), Computing; Engineering; Health Care; Life Sciences; Mathematics; Nursing; Technology; Real Estate and Construction (when appropriate), Social Sciences (Primate Conservation).

  • Tuesday 18 October 2022
  • Tuesday 20 December 2022
  • Tuesday 28 February 2023
  • Tuesday 23 May 2023
  • Tuesday 11 July 2023
  • Chair: Professor Susan Brooks
  • Secretary: Catherine Joyejob- rdt-researchdegrees@brookes.ac.uk

The deadline for applications to be submitted to the Department or Faculty Postgraduate Research Tutor is earlier than those set centrally.

Please note that the deadline for submitting complete, signed applications to the Research Degrees Team is 2 weeks before the date of the meeting.

In addition you will be required to submit a complete application to your Postgraduate Research Tutor 4 weeks before the date of the meeting.

Meetings will be held online until further notice.

Meeting dates, Semester 1

  • Tuesday 18 October 2022
  • Tuesday 20 December 2022

Meeting dates, Semester 2

  • Tuesday 28 February 2023
  • Tuesday 23 May 2023
  • Tuesday 11 July 2023

Contacts for further information