PhD study at the Information School

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Join our world-leading research environment and help shape the information world of the future.

Join the next generation of information experts

Join the next generation of information experts

We have an international reputation for research excellence and as a PhD student you can become a part of the new generation of information scholars.

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What our students say

Hear first hand from our PhD students what it's like to study here.

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Scholarships now open!

You can now apply for one of the University's PhD scholarships!

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How to apply

Helpful tips to help you prepare the best PhD application.

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Fees and funding

Find out about how to finance your PhD at the Information School, including reading about the University's scholarship opportunities.

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Our research

Our world-leading research underpins our PhD offer at the Information School, and your PhD will fit into one of our research groups.

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