24 Doctorates in Architecture Studies 2020

The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.Architecture is the process of designing and planning a space… Read more

The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.

Architecture is the process of designing and planning a space or building according to a set of aesthetic, social and environmental guidelines. Because of this, architecture is often divided into categories depending on the overarching style.

Doctorate Program in Architecture Studies

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Ljubljana, Slovenia

The doctoral study programme in Architecture lasts 3 years (6 semesters) and is comprised of a total of 180 ects–credits.

The doctoral study programme in Architecture lasts 3 years (6 semesters) and is comprised of a total of 180 ects–credits. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Belfast, United Kingdom

Architecture at Queen’s addresses the issues of architecture and urbanism in an increasingly globalised world, where factors such as sustainability and climate change, identit ... +

Architecture at Queen’s addresses the issues of architecture and urbanism in an increasingly globalised world, where factors such as sustainability and climate change, identity and heritage, and notions of craft and form create a complex context that architecture has to mediate. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

The Ph.D. in Geography Concentration provides advanced knowledge about the latest theories in the field of GIS such as GIS modeling, internet/mobile GIS, and GIS & accurac ... +

The Ph.D. in Geography Concentration provides advanced knowledge about the latest theories in the field of GIS such as GIS modeling, internet/mobile GIS, and GIS & accuracy assessment. The concentration offers a chance for graduates to be equipped with knowledge and skills that are necessary for the vibrant GIS field. Upon completion of the concentration students will be able to debate complex geographical issues utilizing GIS tools, assess web-based GIS maps, and adopt Quality Assurance/ Quality Control (QA/QC) in GIS projects. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
English
August 2020
29 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Camerino, Italy

Area: Architecture, Design, Planning

Area: Architecture, Design, Planning -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English, Italian
Campus
 
Trieste, Italy

The Ph.D. course prepares culture-oriented and high scientific profile researchers to engineering applications, and enable them to develop knowledge, new methods of investigat ... +

The Ph.D. course prepares culture-oriented and high scientific profile researchers to engineering applications, and enable them to develop knowledge, new methods of investigation, design and research activity in public or private bodies, along with managerial competencies. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Vancouver, Canada

SCARP is interested in attracting students to its Ph.D. program who are interested in topics broadly related to the transition to sustainability through the democratization of ... +

SCARP is interested in attracting students to its Ph.D. program who are interested in topics broadly related to the transition to sustainability through the democratization of planning approaches. Under this broad umbrella, our faculty have diverse interests, ranging from sustainable transportation studies to disaster preparedness, community development and social planning, poverty alleviation at home and abroad, negotiation and mediation of land and resource conflicts, the ecological footprint, risk analysis, managing multicultural cities and regions, cross-cultural and indigenous planning, community based urban design, urbanization and its challenges in East and Southeast Asia to name just a few of our faculty's research interests. Our research approach is inherently interdisciplinary and spans qualitative and quantitative methodologies. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
September 2020
01 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Johannesburg, South Africa

DLitt et Phil (Urban Studies) is an advanced level of study in which a candidate has to conduct independent research and produce a thesis that demonstrates a contribution to k ... +

DLitt et Phil (Urban Studies) is an advanced level of study in which a candidate has to conduct independent research and produce a thesis that demonstrates a contribution to knowledge in the field. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
January 2020
Campus
 
Prague, Czech Republic

The field is aimed at local, regional, macro-regional, continental, and global problems of landscape sphere. The aiming is based on the study of the development of Nature - So ... +

The field is aimed at local, regional, macro-regional, continental, and global problems of landscape sphere. The aiming is based on the study of the development of Nature - Sociogeographical interaction on different hierarchy level. The study is aimed at regions of the Czech Republic and foreign countries as well. -
PhD
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
4 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
A Coruña, Spain

El programa oficial de Doctorado en “Arquitectura y Urbanismo” está organizado por la Universidad de A Coruña. Al tratarse de una titulación única en el Sistema Universitario ... +

El programa oficial de Doctorado en “Arquitectura y Urbanismo” está organizado por la Universidad de A Coruña. Al tratarse de una titulación única en el Sistema Universitario de Galicia se pretende que recoja las actividades investigadoras en estas disciplinas en la Comunidad Autónoma de Galicia, pero sin renunciar a su expansión a nivel nacional e internacional. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Spanish
Campus
 
Rotterdam, Netherlands

As a combination of urban management and governance, this PhD programme provides a unique academic experience that is highly relevant to today’s world.

As a combination of urban management and governance, this PhD programme provides a unique academic experience that is highly relevant to today’s world. -
PhD
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
4 years
English
September 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Aguascalientes, Mexico

El PIDA es un posgrado de alto nivel académico, reconocido por el Programa Nacional de Posgrados de Calidad (PNPC) del Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (CONACYT) como ... +

El PIDA es un posgrado de alto nivel académico, reconocido por el Programa Nacional de Posgrados de Calidad (PNPC) del Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (CONACYT) como Programa Consolidado. Surgió en una alianza de Universidades de la Región Centro Occidente, que uniendo sus recursos y competencias, ofrecen hoy un programa que alcanza los más altos estándares de calidad, a lo que contribuye decisivamente su Núcleo Académico Básico, formado por veintisiete profesores - investigadores con sólida formación académica, alto nivel de habilitación y gran experiencia en el campo de la investigación en Arquitectura. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
Spanish
July 2020
Campus
 
Tehran, Iran

The Ph.D. degree program in Architecture Engineering is for the person who wishes to investigate architecture and the built environment in focused projects that unfold over a ... +

The Ph.D. degree program in Architecture Engineering is for the person who wishes to investigate architecture and the built environment in focused projects that unfold over a span of years. Students embarking on a doctorate conduct original research that yields new insights into past, current, and future developments of architecture and building practices. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Canterbury, United Kingdom

Architects and the designers of our surroundings are the driving force behind the design and development of our built environment. Whether they are designing new buildings, gi ... +

Architects and the designers of our surroundings are the driving force behind the design and development of our built environment. Whether they are designing new buildings, giving a new lease of life to existing ones, developing urban spaces, landscapes or contemporary interiors, architects have a profound influence on all our lives. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Prague 6, Czech Republic

Our aim is to provide students with professional knowledge and skills for all aspects of the contemporary world with respect to issues in modern architecture. The main target ... +

Our aim is to provide students with professional knowledge and skills for all aspects of the contemporary world with respect to issues in modern architecture. The main target of the studies at the Faculty of Architecture is to support a balance among the humanities, scientific and artistic disciplines. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Izmir, Turkey

The department of architecture was established in 1995 as part of the Graduate School of Engineering and Sciences.

The department of architecture was established in 1995 as part of the Graduate School of Engineering and Sciences. -
PhD
Full-time
English
September 2020
Campus