How to apply for a PhD

We are looking for ambitious and talented students to join our dedicated research community where we will support you on your own research journey through to graduation.

These pages give you all the information and advice you need to help you with your application. If you still have questions, contact us and we will do our best to help.

Contact us

Before you apply for a research degree, please contact:

Research Student Office 
University of Derby 
Kedleston Road 
Derby 
DE22 1GB 

E: pgrstudentoffice@derby.ac.uk 
T: +44 (0)1332 591060

Once you have submitted your application, you are welcome to contact the Admissions Team: 

E: phdadmissions@derby.ac.uk 
T: +44 (0)1332 591167