Postgraduate research with the Graduate School

Welcome to the Graduate School 

We can help you with any questions you might have about postgraduate research with Plymouth University - whether you'd like to apply to join us, are already studying with us or if you're supervising or examining one of our students.

You can find information on our research degree programmes, whether at doctoral level (PhD, MD, EdD, DBA, DPA, DClinPsy) or at research master level (MPhil, ResM, MS).

We've got lots of useful information here on our web pages, but if you'd like to visit our office or call and speak to us, you'll find our contact details below.

The South West Doctoral Training Partnership (SWDTP)

Plymouth University joined the SWDTP in 2016 to provide research expertise in the human geography and psychology pathways.

We have a wide range of opportunities for research study in these pathways based in relevant research centres and groups.

Online enrolment for new and returning research students

Guidance for online enrolment for the new academic year 2016/17

Find out how to enrol online

The Research Degrees Handbook

Guidance for research degree students, academic staff, examination teams and professional staff.

The handbook includes the rules governing the research degree registration as well as guidance through the registration process.

Research Degrees Handbook

Our Graduate School and DTC team

The complete list of our team within the Graduate School and the Doctoral Training Centres.

Find out who to contact