Applicants must demonstrate an ability for independent investigation, original research or creative scholarship. This is expected to be presented in a thesis with a degree of literary skill and by an oral examination wherein the candidate exhibits mastery of their field. The Ph.D. is a research degree and is not conferred by the University of Manitoba solely as a result of coursework study.
The Ph.D. in Design and Planning in the Faculty of Architecture has many focused areas of research. To determine if your research interests are aligned with one of our many advisors review their profiles here.