Research degrees/PhD study
Postgraduate research degrees
Join a research community that’s driving positive change through the creation of new science in animal and equine health and welfare; biodiversity and digital farming; as well as sports performance and public health.
Your unique journey
As a research student, you’ll be supported by our experienced researchers and a network of campus-based and virtual experts to help you to develop personally, professionally and academically.
Make a difference
Technological and scientific developments are rapidly influencing our industries, making innovative research essential to sustainable real-world practice. We provide the ideal environment to support you to get involved in developing your own expertise whilst making a difference in an area that matters to you.
You’ll be supported by specialist academics to design and execute high-quality research that uncovers solutions to real-world challenges, contributing to the improvement of the lives of people and animals, as well as the planet. You’ll work with established researchers who are also leading coaches, trainers, scientists, behaviourists, nutritionists, veterinary professionals, psychologists and more.
Going the extra mile
Access to exciting workshops, industry events, national and global conferences will provide you with valuable networking opportunities, enabling you to develop new industry and academic partnerships and promote your expertise where it matters.