Our research areas
We offer flexible modes of study designed to fit with your needs. Our PhD is available for study on a full-time basis over three years and part-time over four to six years. Both full-time and part-time variants are available for study in Reading, or at a distance for students who live outside the UK.
Types of doctoral degree
PhD by Distance
Find a PhD opportunity that aligns with your interests and career ambitions.
We want to ensure that your time spent with us is as rewarding as possible. To allow you to explore your various options, below is a list of some of the PhD supervision areas that we have available. You can find a more comprehensive list on our PhD supervisor research areas page.
You can also propose your own project that aligns with our research. Find out more about how to apply for a PhD, and identify and contact a supervisor.