Applying to a PhD
Find out what’s involved in each stage of the PhD application process, from writing a Research Proposal to attending an interview. We’ll help you stand out from the crowd.
How to Apply for a PhD – Application Process Explained
You’ve decided you want to apply for a PhD project. Find out how to start the application process, where do you apply, and which documents to prepare.
How to write an Academic CV for a PhD Application
Advice on how to write a great academic CV for your PhD application. We answer common questions such as “how long should a CV be” and “what should I include”.
Writing an Academic Cover Letter for a PhD Application
What is a PhD cover letter? How long should it be? What should you talk about? We answer these questions and give advice on writing a strong PhD cover letter.
How to Write a PhD Research Proposal
Find out how to write a PhD Research Proposal that any supervisor will be impressed with – find out what to include, how to structure it and more!
Common PhD Interview Questions
The PhD interview is a key milestone in your application. We share 11 commonly asked PhD interview questions and our suggestions on how to answer them.
How to Write a PhD Motivation Letter
What is a PhD Motivation Letter? How do you write one and how long should they be? Get all your questions answered through our in-depth guide.
How to Email a Potential Supervisor
Contacting a potential PhD supervisor before applying to their position can greatly increase your chances of success; learn more here.
Can You Get a PhD without a Masters?
The short answer is yes you can, however there’re are several advantages and disadvantages to be aware of when making this decision.
How to Apply for A PhD Abroad – International Study
So you’ve decided to enrol onto a doctoral degree and study abroad at the same time. But how do you actually go about securing a PhD as an international student? This guide explains how to apply for a PhD in foreign universities.
Gain valuable insight from our collection of exclusive interviews with both current and past PhD students. Learn from their best advice, personal challenges and career path after completing their doctorate.View Overview