1. Age of participants: from 20 years
2. Duration of training: from 4 to 7 years
3. Beginning of classes: September, January
4. Level of English: IELTS 7.0 or equivalents
5. Level of education: Master's degree
6. Language of instruction: English.
The doctoral department at Rice University offers high quality programs to all comers. For admission it is necessary to have a high level of knowledge, a high level of English proficiency and exceptional research qualities. The applicant must strive to improve personal and professional qualities. In the process of studying, each student of the doctoral department studies a set of disciplines and spends most of his time in laboratory and scientific projects. The University awards the degrees of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA).
Doctoral programs at Rice University: Anthropology (Anthropology, PhD) Applied Physics (PhD) History of Art (Art History, PhD) Biochemistry and molecular biology (Biochemistry and Cell Biology, PhD) Bioengineering (PhD) Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, PhD) Chemistry (Chemistry, PhD) Civil Engineering and Environment (Civil and Environmental Engineering, PhD) Computational and Applied Mathematics (PhD) Computational Science and Engineering (PhD) Computer Science (Computer Science, PhD) Earth Science (PhD) Ecology and evolutionary biology (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, PhD) Economics (Economics, PhD) Electrical and Computer Engineering (Electrical and Computer Engineering, PhD) English (English, PhD) History (History, PhD) Linguistics (PhD) Material Science and Engineering (PhD) Mathematics (Mathematics, PhD) Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science (PhD) Music (Music, DMA) Philosophy (Philosophy, PhD) Physics and Astronomy (Physics and Astronomy, PhD) Political science (Political Science, PhD) Psychology (Psychology, PhD) Religious Studies (PhD) Sociology (Sociology, PhD) Statistics (Statistics, PhD).
Tuition fees in doctoral studies: For citizens and US residents: from $ 20,000 / year For foreign citizens: from 39000 $ / year.