How to apply for a research degree

Briefly, we need the following information: 

  • A completed application form (available below)
  • A research proposal
  • Two academic reference letters in support of your application
  • Proof of funding or sponsorship
  • Evidence of English language ability
  • Educational certificates

Please consult the guidance notes before completing your application form.

Applications and enquiries should be sent to the Research Degrees Administrator: Email: | Phone: 0151 705 3758 

Applications under the MRC DTP/CASE must be submitted using the on-line application system