Prospective research students

Join a community of over 3,000 postgraduate researchers from all over the world. Our city is the perfect place to start your research career.

Why choose Bristol?

Our outstanding research profile is underpinned by the contribution of our postgraduate researchers and the support you will receive from the Bristol Doctoral College as well as your faculty, school, supervisor and research groups. Our supportive environment will help you achieve your research ambitions and excel in your chosen field.

You will gain amazing knowledge and experience at Bristol — plus you will be able to find a lot of different activities in which the University is involved. Studying at Bristol means you have a chance to work at an internationally renowned institution with experienced academic staff.

Gozde Burger (4th year PhD, Social Work)

Be More Empowered (BME) for Success PGR Advocate Programme

An initiative developed in recognition of the unique challenges Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic students navigate in postgraduate research

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