Research degrees

Our Postgraduate research programmes reflect the main areas of work within the School. Our doctoral research students form an integral part of a thriving community, conducting internationally leading research with relevance to practice and policy, and training the next generation of practitioners and policy-makers. 

PG Research at the School of Social PolicyResearch degrees offered 

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Research opportunities

College and School opportunities are advertised on and some supervisors use 'Find a PhD' which provides information about opportunities to conduct doctoral research. 

Find out more about postgraduate research scholarships

Scholarships in the School of Social Policy

Learn more about the doctoral scholarships available and how/when to apply by visiting our scholarships webpage.

Further information

Further details are available from the doctoral research administrator on