Information about research degree programmes

What you need to know about our programmes

Our postgraduate research programmes include: MRes, MPhil, PhD and Professional Doctorates.

For information on each of the types of research degrees on offer at Liverpool John Moores University, see the 'Choosing the right course' page within the postgraduate students section. The postgraduate student section can also help you find out what it’s like to study at LJMU as a postgraduate, information about our facilities, research opportunities, and more.

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Information for international postgraduate research students

Liverpool John Moores University is a diverse, creative, welcoming university with research embedded in all that we do. As an international postgraduate research student you’ll receive excellent support throughout your programme and you’ll be given fantastic opportunities for career progression.

Our international student section can help you to find out what it’s like to study at LJMU, the research degree options available to you, how to finance your study, and more.