Research degrees - the Graduate School

How to apply

The Graduate School can help you through the application process

Submitting an application

To apply for one of our research courses, you need to submit the following documentation to

The research proposal outline, or statement of research interests, enables us to assess your suitability for higher degree work including:

  • viability of the topic as a research study
  • the most appropriate supervisor(s) to be appointed.

For more information on how to write your research proposal outline and the courses available, please consult:

Course dates

Students may begin their studies in January, May or September.

The Graduate School are here to help

The Graduate School, based in room A400 at the St Mary's Road, Ealing site, is responsible for overseeing all applications for MPhil, PhD and professional doctorate courses.

We are here to handle initial enquiries, find you a supervisor for your research and guide you through the application process.  

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