Join our dynamic and research-led Faculty of Social Sciences to address key challenges in society. We offer a diverse range of PhDs, research training Masters degrees (MRes) and doctorates.
Our multidisciplinary research community encourages innovation and gives you the support you need to explore your interests. We help to develop your research skills and provide a collaborative research environment, so you can make a difference to wider society.
A world-leading research environment
You’ll discover a Faculty with a world-leading research environment. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), 100% of our research submissions were judged as world leading or internationally excellent in terms of the quality of the research environment and their impact. Join us to make an impact with your research.
Current PhD opportunities
Supporting you in your studies
Through our research courses we’re well placed to support you if you want to make a difference in the world.
Your academic supervisors and tutor
We’ll ensure that you’re teamed with two academic supervisors who cover your research specialism and can offer expertise.