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The Graduate Centre offers a vibrant and supportive environment for students pursuing postgraduate research. The Centre provides postgraduate training to enhance academic and professional development and facilitates participation in seminar programmes, workshops and international conferences.

As part of our postgraduate research community, you will join a dynamic environment led by the Research Institute for the Arts and Humanities the and have access to state-of-the art facilities including computing and video conferencing suites. There are also opportunities to join our postgraduate student societies, to enhance employability through work placement opportunities and to present your first academic paper at the annual Arts and Humanities postgraduate conference.

Research Degrees

Find out more information about the research degrees we offer.

Take a look at some of the areas our postgraduate students are researching.

Academic and Professional Development

Academic and Professional Development

The Graduate Centre provides a comprehensive package of skills and training opportunities to enhance the academic and professional development of our students. Read more >>>

Arts and Humanities Annual Conference

Arts and Humanities Annual Conference

The annual interdisciplinary postgraduate conference offers an ideal platform for students to disseminate their research to peers and academic staff across the College of Arts and Humanities. Participation in the conference provides excellent networking opportunities, a chance to be a conference organiser as a member of the working party and to have your paper published in the annual conference proceedings. 

See the proceedings from previous conferences here:

2012 Conference Proceedings - 'Borders'

2013 Conference Proceedings - 'Brave New Worlds'

2014 Conference Proceedings - 'The Self and the Other'