PhD Study

The College is a great place to kick off your research career. Study for a PhD with us and you'll join our extensive, passionate research community. Whether you are looking for supervisor or for a funded opportunity, we will support your every step from application to graduation.

Study at one of the UK’s best research universities

Choose Leicester for your PhD to benefit from:PhD students

  • A high quality research training environment supported by our Doctoral College
  • Close-knit community of postgraduate researchers
  • Part time and distance learning research degrees

Start your research journey with the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, and change the way we think about the past, present and future.

Take the next step:

Funded Studentship Opportunities

Find a research degree

Contact Details

College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

Kathy Baddiley-Davidson
(PA to Head of College, Henrietta O'Connor):
+44 (0)116 252 2679

Denise Challinor
(PA to Director of Operations, Ruth Daly):
+44 (0)116 252 3875

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Funded PhD Places - 2018