Research-based doctoral studies at UM provide students with the opportunity to pursue substantial independent research on their own under the guidance of their supervisors, who are experts in their field of research. Successful doctoral theses must, among other things, display evidence of substantial and original research, lucid and scholarly presentation, and a sound knowledge of the general field within which the thesis falls.
Applicants who wish to pursue doctoral research at the University of Malta will normally have completed a second cycle Master’s degree programme.
Department of Geography, University of Bonn (GIUB) Graduation in geography is possible with a completed university degree (Diploma Degree, Master Degree, Teaching Degree, Magister Degree). There is no structured PhD-programme available at the Department of Geography.