Postgraduate research applications


Studying a postgraduate degree at UCA takes your creative career to the next level. We offer postgraduate research courses at MPhil and PhD levels.

How to apply

Please send us a completed research proposal form before making a formal application to study for an MPhil/PhD at UCA. If we believe your research questions are feasible, and we have suitable supervisory experts to support your research, we will refer you to a member of staff who will help you develop your proposal into a formal application.

Please email your research proposal form to our Research Office at The subject of your email should contain your name and ‘Research proposal form’ (for example, John Smith - Research Proposal Form).

When to apply

Although there is no set deadline but we encourage you to apply by 31 March in your year of entry.

Research at UCA

Discover more about the research culture at UCA, see our Research & Development section.

Additional info:

Please contact our Research Office for full details on how to apply for a research degree.

Phone: +44 (0) 1252 892922


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