Doctor of Philosophy in Design


The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Design is aimed at exploring new ideas, approaches and procedures to the theories and practices of creative design and media. Critically and innovatively armed with the ability to think beyond norms, anchored with powerful research methods in design and procedures, this programme critically challenges human minds to make significant and original contribution to the existing body of knowledge or as new knowledge.


Duration of Study

Full Time: 3-4 Years, Part-Time: 4-6 years

Credit Hours

By research

Entry Requirement

  • 2 references: one of which should be familiar with your academic work, on headed paper from the institution, signed, dated and stamped;
  • Degree Certificate and transcript for your Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees;
  • A research proposal;
  • Evidence of your English language proficiency;
  • A detailed CV.

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