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.

PhD scholarships

The application cycle for PhD scholarships for 2020 is now open, as are applications for the School's GTA scholarship scheme. Apply today to secure your place.

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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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