At the University of Brighton, you will join a vibrant, supportive and diverse research community who share a passion for their subject and research that contributes to economic, cultural and social wellbeing, on a global scale. We currently have approximately 500 students studying for a PhD, professional doctorate and PhD by Publication.
Our doctoral programmes are focused on the practice of research and providing students with the training to become a highly skilled researcher. You will develop high-level, transferable skills and knowledge that are always in demand in academia and business.
We are a leading new university in terms of Research Councils UK funded doctoral training partnerships, with five programmes funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC), the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).
As an institution we are committed to the development of practical wisdom: the capacity to create knowledge and to act on the knowledge that has been created.