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Postgraduate Research at the Open Day

If you’re considering postgraduate research at Brunel, you’ll likely have questions about the application process, the research programmes and your University experience. As part of the Postgraduate Open Day you will have a chance to ask all your questions and more!   

Talk to PhD support staff and students

 

We have our experts available to answer any questions you may have around the PhD application or research programme details.  Final details of all sessions will be sent out to you with the Open Day programme closer to the event.

Career information

We will be available to help you understand what career support is available during your research studies and help you understand the paths open to you on graduation.

Skills development and training

The Graduate School can help with questions about developing your academic, research and professional skills. She's dedicated to ensuring our PhD students make the most of their time at Brunel and can guide you through all the support available. 

Finding a supervisor

We will help you find the right supervisor in your chosen research area or suggest a research topic that may be closely aligned with your interests. Tell us what you want to research and get all the support you need to find the right research match for you. 

Available research funding

Learn how to stay on top the latest research funding opportunities at Brunel and what funding is available throughout the year. 

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Watch our PhD webinars and chat to us

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How to apply for a PhD 

Struggling with your PhD application? Need help choosing supervisor, or preparing for your interview? No clue what's the difference between personal and research statement? Watch Brunel University London webinar for tips and advice from our experts.

How to write a research statement

The 5 minute ultimate guide on writing your research statement! Look no more - we take you step-by-step through completing this important element of your PhD application. From asking your research question to the location of your research, we have all the detail you need to write a successful statement which will impress your prospective supervisors.

Support and training for PhD students

A webinar presented by the Graduate School and Postgraduate Research Office at Brunel University London where we cover the various developmental opportunities PhD students can take advantage of while conducting their research. From skills training to social events students can benefit from a supportive research environment.

Search research opportunities for students

Topics proposed by supervisors

Hear from our students

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Interdisciplinary Doctoral Studentships in Food Systems: UKFS-CDT
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Sport and physical activity can make a significant contribution to improving human health and happiness. However, there are stark differences in activity levels and sport participation between certain...
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