Number one for research environment in the UK

Source: Research Excellence Framework 2014

Our mission is to empower people, organisations and society to use information to shape and influence an increasingly dynamic and complex world.

No. 1 in QS World University Rankings

We're top in the QS World University rankings for Library and Information Management.

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Funded PhD studentships - GTA

We are advertising for up to three funded PhD Scholarships to start in the 2018/19 Academic Year, with up to 180 hours of teaching included, as part of the Graduate Teaching Assistant Scheme.

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New PGT Students

Welcome to all our incoming Postgraduate students starting in September! Check out our New Students page for all information regarding arrival and Intro Week.

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Study with us

Our range of exciting postgraduate programmes are based on research-led teaching and prepare you for a variety of careers.

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World-leading research

We're the UK's leading centre for library and information management research. We explore the role that information plays in society and the tools that are needed to support information systems within organisations.

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Working together

Our collaborative partnership with Wuhan University’s School of Information Management means that we benefit from the expertise of one of China’s top information management schools.

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