Doctoral College

The Doctoral College at the University of Surrey was established to support the academic and professional development of postgraduate researchers and early career researchers and to ensure our world-leading research continues to grow. 

Postgraduate research

Useful information

If you need some guidance to help you further your academic and professional development.

Doctoral College Studentship Award

We are pleased to announce that a variety of funding opportunities are available to outstanding PhD candidates across a range of disciplines.

Doctoral Training Partnerships

We are a member of the South East Network for Social Sciences (SeNSS) a consortium formed of 10 leading UK universities, all of which are engaged in cutting-edge social science research and training.

A partner institution in the South East DTC, accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

Are proud to be able to offer funding and training as part of the TECHNE consortium, an AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership with six other Higher Education institutions.

Doctoral College conference

The University of Surrey's Doctoral College conference 2018, will take place on Tuesday 3 and Wednesday 4 July.


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Doctoral College
Fifth Floor, University Library
University of Surrey