City Doctoral College supports a research culture of discovery and enterprise to ensure that your time at City is positive and inspiring.
Working with our academic Schools and Departments our mission is to enhance the PGR experience and ensure the quality of our PhD programmes.
This involves supporting and developing the research community, providing enhanced opportunities for personal and professional development, promoting access and support for Doctoral Researchers from a range of backgrounds, and ensuring the quality of our PhD programmes.
Doctoral study at City, University of London
As a Doctoral Researcher at City, you are empowered to take responsibility for your learning and development during and beyond your degree. City Doctoral College is here to support you directly and to help you navigate and utilise the full variety of support and services available to you.
Based in the heart of London, our Doctoral Researchers are within reach of a vibrant and diverse research community and have access to a range of world class facilities and opportunities.
With the skills and experience developed during their programme, City’s Doctoral Researchers progress to contribute as research professionals across a range of high skilled occupations in academia, healthcare, science, business, finance, manufacturing and beyond.
As a postgraduate research student, you’ll join a vibrant academic culture with research expertise that spans the sciences, engineering, business, social sciences and the arts.
Schools and Departments
We have six specialist Schools that contain outstanding academic departments, faculties and research centres.