Postgraduate research

The University of Sussex is an internationally recognised research institution with award-winning faculty. We provide a supportive environment and extensive research training for our postgraduate research students.

Our strengths range across the arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences and medicine, with excellence demonstrated both within individual subjects and across thematic areas.

Sussex has a dynamic and thriving research culture, offering world-class opportunities for postgraduate study and research. Through actively supporting new research ideas and collaborations, we encourage the contribution of our postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers to the University's intellectual vitality.

The Doctoral School provides University-wide support to doctoral researchers to encourage and support your integration into the wider research community through providing opportunities for professional development, information about funding opportunities, and training in essential research, presentation and writing skills, tailored for each stage of your career.