PhD study at the Information School

Top department for research environment and research impact

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

Why do your PhD with us?

When you undertake a research degree with the Information School, you can be assured that you are getting not only world-class supervision, but also exceptional facilities.

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Writing a research proposal

Your research proposal is the best way to demonstrate to your prospective supervisor that you have original ideas, strong methodological skills and a firm grounding in the literature already published in your area.

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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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