Glasgow Caledonian University PhD

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Glasgow Caledonian University PhD

PhD Programmes

Glasgow Caledonian is an exciting and vibrant city centre University which welcomes research students. PhD research students work with academics within our three Schools. Prospective applicants are encouraged to look at the individual academic Schools, and make informal enquiries to staff working within the area of intended research.

Academic School

How to Apply

Applications can be made throughout the year, with programme start dates in October, February and May each year. Applicants can find the GCU Research Application Form and further information about the application process from our Postgraduate Admissions Service. Completed application forms are sent with a copy of qualifications, English Language certificates and also a 2-4 page research proposal to:

Postgraduate Admissions, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA or emailed to:

Further guidance for international students can be found from the International Student Support website.

Useful Information for Prospective PhD Students

This section provides advice for students thinking about applying for a PhD at the university.