Postgraduate Research at Bradford - apply now

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Studying a research degree at the University of Bradford makes you part of our mission to create knowledge through research.

Our reputation for research

73% of our research was rated internationally excellent or world leading in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF).

Distance Learning PhDs

Distance learning is available to all research students, with intakes every year in October. 

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PGR Connect - our peer support initiative

Our peer-to-peer support network and community aims to foster wellbeing and a sense of belonging in our research students.

PGR Lounge - our research community hub

A dedicated space exclusively for our postgraduate research students to use. This space includes areas for private study, group work and socialising.

Postgraduate Research Framework - support for research students

Extensive resources for our doctoral research students, designed to enhance your research experience and future employability.

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Funding and scholarships

We’ve been transforming our students’ lives for nearly 50 years. We’ll make sure you graduate with the academic knowledge, life skills and experience to help open doors to a brighter future and offer a number of funding opportunities including scholarships to UK, EU and international students.

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Who is eligible to apply?

UK, EU and International applicants

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