Are you thinking of doctoral research?
Interested in doing a PhD, but can't decide? We provide advice, information and links you might find helpful.
A doctoral degree can follow immediately after an undergraduate or masters degree or later in your life and career. Either way, we hope to make it easier for you to decide whether research is for you and what to do next.
What constitutes research for a doctoral qualification and some different types of doctoral study programme
What is the UK research experience like and what does it cost? How does supervision work, and what do doctoral researchers think about their programmes?
Some things to think about in deciding whether or not to pursue an application for doctoral research