Research degree index

The research degree index provides a summary of the research opportunities available at Exeter. In order to better understand the research specialisms within given subject areas, our Directory of Research Activity contains more detailed listings. We also recommend reading our advice for PhD applicants webpage which contains tips on how to prepare to apply for a research degree at Exeter.

Research opportunities listed as (CNL) are available at our Penryn Campus. In addition to those available in Cornwall, the majority of research opportunities are found at the Streatham Campus in Exeter, with some located at our St Luke's Campus (also in Exeter). When a degree subject is offered both in Exeter and Cornwall, please make sure you apply using the correct online application link. This is dependent on where your supervision will be based.

In addition to the Masters by Research, Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) research degrees, we also offer a number of professional doctorates. Please see our professional programme index for details.

Browse our research degrees: A-B | C-E | F-K | L-O | P-Z