PhD in Science and Technology Policy Studies

  • South East, All EnglandSouth East, All England


PhD in Science and Technology Policy Studies

From science and technology capability building in developing countries to policy and regulation in energy and high technology industries to rethinking sustainable development – our current research projects fall under three main headings:

  • Governance and Sustainability
  • Innovation in Firms and Industries
  • National and International Science and Technology Systems.

At SPRU – Science Policy Research Unit, you’ll work with internationally recognised experts employing an issue-focused interdisciplinary approach to innovation and industrial policy.

Please visit the PhD in Science and Technology Policy Studies website

Entry Requirements

Degree requirements

You’re normally expected to have at least a Merit (an average of 60% of overall) in a relevant Masters degree and an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree

Subject-specific requirements

Your qualification should be in a field related to science and technology policy. You may also be considered for the degree if you have several years of equivalent professional experience.


This programme is self-funded

University of Sussex Campus

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