Postgraduate Research

The University of Suffolk is a great place to start your research journey

Working closely with academics in one of our research areas and supported by our commended Graduate School you will have an excellent experience here in Ipswich and make a valued contribution to our emergent research community. We work in partnership with the University of East Anglia (UEA) to provide PhD courses in the following research areas

  • Health and Biological Sciences
  • Computer Science and Informatics
  • Social Policy (including Social Work, Business Management and Heritage, Education
  • History
  • Sport and Exercise Science

Your PhD experience will benefit from our location on the Waterfront in Ipswich and our recent investments in our facilities. 

Graduate School

University of Suffolk graduates

The Graduate School has been formed to support our academic Faculties with the recruitment, student experience and skills development of all postgraduate research students.

Research Themes

We are committed to building research excellence through the development of our existing research strengths and the growth of our postgraduate research community. 

Research Degree Applications

University of Suffolk Open Day April 2016

All our postgraduate research students will enrol at University of Suffolk but will also register for their award at UEA.

Research Concordat

The University of Suffolk is involved with the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers.

Get in touch

Contact the Research Team by emailing or call 01473 338833.