Studying for an MPhil or a PhD is very much an individual activity, and research topics vary widely, according to your academic strengths and personal interests. These awards are assessed on the basis of a thesis reporting individual research. Find out more about studying for a research degree and how to apply here. Please note that our awarding body for research degrees is the University of Chester.
When you join Wrexham Glyndŵr University as a postgraduate research student, you become part of our vibrant and supportive research community where we will help to nurture your interests and develop skills and insights essential to your future progress.
The research activities of the University are co-ordinated by the University Research Centres across our two Faculties. The Student Administration team are dedicated to providing administrative support and should be your main point of contact. Additional support is provided by the Research Office and the Researcher Development Tutor who is responsible for overseeing the Researcher Development Programme.
The Researcher Development Programme creates a learning environment that allows researchers from all disciplines across the University to enhance their skills for a successful research experience and career. It is based upon Vitae’s Researcher Development Framework.