Prospective postgraduates

PhD programmes

Explore our PhD programmes and vibrant research community.

Our PhD programmes

We are delighted to offer PhD supervision in our three subject areas of History, Classics and Archaeology.

Find a supervisor

Find an appropriate supervisor for your planned MSc by Research or PhD programme.

Training and development

All our PhD students pursue an individually tailored programme of training agreed with their supervisors.

Research culture and community

PhD students at the Burn retreat
Research seminars, reading groups and workshops bring together postgraduates and academics in both formal and informal settings.

Careers and employability

Careers Service
Our PhD students develop a highly valued set of research and professional skills which enable them to go on to a wide variety of careers.