Pursue your PhD at the Original Redbrick

    Join us for your PhD and undertake world-changing research at a world-class university. We offer a wide range of funding opportunities and a supportive academic environment where you'll get training and development tailored to you.

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    Find a studentship

    We're recruiting now for self-funded and funded PhD studentships in all three of our faculties.

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    Why choose Liverpool?

    With renowned academics and a reputation for world-leading research, there's no better place to pursue your PhD.

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    Fees, funding and postdoctoral loans

    How to fund your PhD and get help to cover your fees and costs with a Postgraduate Doctoral Loan of up-to £27,892.

    Supporting your training and development

    The Liverpool Doctoral College will support your training and development as a PhD student at Liverpool.