Research Degrees - Application Links

We accept new research students on 1st October, 1st February or 1st June each year (or 1st January, for professional doctorates only). Please apply via the links below.

Further information on our research degrees can be found on our Research Degrees Offered page, our Research Documents Directory (including Code of Practice and Research Student Admission and Interview Guidance Notes), and our Online Application Guide.

For any queries, please contact Admissions (admissions@yorksj.ac.uk).

Current Opportunities

  • The School of Psychological & Social Sciences are currently recruiting for six fully-funded PhD positions in Psychology with Graduate Teaching Assistantships, for further details and to apply, please see our vacancies.
  • The School of Performance and Media Production are currently recruiting for a part-funded studentship in Theatre and Learning Disability, offered in collaboration with Mind the Gap Theatre. For further details and how to apply, please visit our degree funding opportunities page.

PhD

School of Art, Design & Computer Science

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

York Business School

Apply now for PhD Full Time - York Business School 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - York Business School 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - York Business School 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - York Business School 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Education

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Education 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Education 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Education 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Education 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Health Sciences

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Health Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Health Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Health Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Health Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Languages & Linguistics

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Performance & Media Production

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Psychological & Social Sciences

The School of Psychological & Social Sciences are currently recruiting for six fully-funded PhD positions in Psychology with Graduate Teaching Assistantships, for further details and to apply, please see our vacancies.

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Sport

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Full Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for PhD Part Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)

Practice-led PhD

School of Art, Design & Computer Science

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Performance & Media Production

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Full Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Full Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for Practice-led PhD Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

Professional Doctorates

MA by Research

School of Art, Design & Computer Science

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

York Business School 

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - York Business School 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - York Business School 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - York Business School 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - York Business School 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Education

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Education 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Education 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Education 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Education 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Languages & Linguistics

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Performance & Media Production

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Sport

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Full Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (February/June 2018)

Apply now for MA by Research Part Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)

MSc by Research

School of Health Sciences

Apply now for MSc by Research Full Time - School of Health Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Full Time - School of Health Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Part Time - School of Health Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Part Time - School of Health Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Psychological & Social Sciences

Apply now for MSc by Research Full Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Full Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018) 

Apply now for MSc by Research Part Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Part Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018) 

School of Sport

Apply now for MSc by Research Full Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Full Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Part Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MSc by Research Part Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)

MPhil

School of Art, Design & Computer Science

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Art, Design & Computer Science 2018-19 (October 2018)

York Business School

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - York Business School 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - York Business School 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - York Business School 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - York Business School 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Education

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Education 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Education 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Education 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Education 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Health Sciences

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Health Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Health Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Health Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Health Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Humanities, Religion & Philosophy 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Languages & Linguistics

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Languages & Linguistics 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Performance & Media Production

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Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Performance & Media Production 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Psychological & Social Sciences

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Psychological & Social Sciences 2018-19 (October 2018)

School of Sport

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Full Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Sport 2017-18 (June 2018)

Apply now for MPhil Part Time - School of Sport 2018-19 (October 2018)