Before you apply
Make sure that you meet the entry requirements before making your application, and have read all of our advice about finding a research supervisor, writing your research proposal and making an application on the following tabs.
Finding a supervisor
For information on University of Brighton staff research interests, please explore our programme areas in Arts and Humanities.
If you need help to find a potential supervisor, the Doctoral College can advise: firstname.lastname@example.org.
See technē guidance notes (included in Techne online application process).
Apply online (all Brighton technē applicants)
1. Log in or register as a new user to complete a University of Brighton online application
2. Select the following options from the drop down menus:
type of course: research degree
school of study: School of Humanities and Social Science*
Then select technē studentship (FT or PT) from the list of courses
3. During the application form please attach the following:
i. research proposal
iii. undergraduate and masters transcripts
iv. a copy of your passport (at any upload point)
v. the PDF of part 1 of your technē application (with the Equal Opportunities monitoring form left blank)
*Please note, technē applicants need to apply via School of Humanities and Social Science regardless of which discipline or which school eventually hosts them.