Postgraduate research

Research opportunities

PhD Studentships

Internationally renowned for its research excellence, the University has a vibrant research student community of around 1200 students supported by a £6 million annual investment.

Comfortably ranked in the top 15 of all major university league tables, the University was awarded The Sunday Times University of the Year 2008-2009 and was voted The Times Higher Education ‘Best Student Experience’ for six years running.

As a research student you will become involved in leading edge research, and provided with research skills training and support from internationally recognised academics.