Research students on campus

Liverpool Doctoral College

The Liverpool Doctoral College is the home for all doctoral training and development across the University. It supports all postgraduate researchers to thrive in their doctoral programme. A dedicated team of esteemed supervisors, professional services staff and student peers ensure students succeed in their studies.


About Liverpool Doctoral College

Tailor your development to meet your needs, circumstances and aspirations.

Research community

Liverpool's research community

Join our vibrant research community for collaborative research and regular conferences, seminars and postgraduate events.

Placement scheme module

Work placement scheme

All postgraduate researchers can undertake a 15 day work placement and receive a £500 bursary.


Supporting your development

Whatever your career path, our personalised training and development programmes ensure you'll develop personally and professionally.

Host module

Employers: host a postgraduate researcher

Host a postgraduate researcher and you'll benefit from the academic and extracurricular experience and skills that all our students are equipped with.