About the Doctoral College

We are one of the UK's top research universities with an international reputation for world-leading research. Our Doctoral College ensures that researchers at different stages of their careers remain at the very heart of our intellectual endeavour.

The Doctoral College is responsible for demonstrating, highlighting and celebrating the contribution that postgraduate researchers and research staff make to the University.

We ensure that as a research student, supervisor or early career researcher, you work in a high quality research training environment. Through this we are able to develop rigorous and intrepid researchers, with world-class capabilities in the leadership, communication and impact of research, who are prepared for both academic and non-academic careers across the globe.

Meet the team

The Doctoral College Team is here to provide personal and professional development opportunities to enhance your research and employability, in academia and beyond.

See our team


For all queries regarding registration, submission, or any other aspect of the administrative process please contact the Doctoral College Office on:

+44 (0)116 229 7666