Study for a postgraduate research degree and join our community of graduates and professionals at Bath's Doctoral College.
We support and enrich the experience of our doctoral researchers and play a key role in developing policy and strategy relevant to doctoral study.
Dr Apala Majumdar, EPSRC Research Fellow and Reader in Mathematical Sciences, has won the Academic category of the 2019 FDM Everywoman in Technology Awards.
The University of Bath has been awarded significant funding to establish a new Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems.
PhD student, Russell Arnott is researching phytoplankton in turbulent environments. He tells us about his work and the importance of understanding our oceans.
Francisco de Melo Viríssimo's PhD focused on studying wave behaviour in the real-world using dynamical systems techniques.
Welcoming you to our doctoral community
Here you will find guidance and links to the forms that you will need to complete during the course of your doctoral studies.
This guide sets out a range of funding opportunities available to you throughout your research and studies.
The Doctoral College Handbook provides all you need to know about settling in, managing your doctorate and making the most of your time at Bath.
This workshop examines the grammar structures which allow you to communicate your ideas using fewer words
If you are a doctoral student, you can book a writing space for the afternoon and get some 1-1 writing support
Learn more about research journal impact factors
Supervisors, Directors of Studies and Examiners may find the following resources useful in carrying out their role.
Advice and resources for doctoral supervisors to help support the personal and professional development of research students.
Who to contact for support with questions about doctoral recruitment and programmes.
This online resource, via Moodle, is designed to provide Supervisors at the University of Bath with practical information and guidance about their role.
Jane Mackay chose Bath for her PhD but lives in Salisbury. Read her experiences and get some great tips on how to manage a doctorate at distance.
Dzenana Ceman, PhD in International Education, talks about combining a research degree in Bath with a career in Vienna.
Tamsyn Hawken talks about her time at Bath, from Undergraduate to Postgraduate, and plans for life after her PhD.
Alex Cousen, final year PhD Researcher, describes how teaching at Bath has helped him to educate so many more people about the wonderful world of science.
Samantha North talks about moving from being a writer living abroad to doing her PhD in our Information, Decisions and Operations Division.