The MPhil and PhD degrees are both major pieces of independent research, preparing you for a future in academic scholarship. These degrees are obtained by research and presentation of a thesis of up to...Read more
While a research degree should be very rewarding personally, it is also a serious and sometimes intense undertaking. Under the current system, a full-time doctoral student has three years to complete...Read more
The programme commences with two simultaneous tasks. A short course (Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods) that builds up your knowledge and skills concerning the nature and practicalities of academic research. ...Read more
This course offer unique opportunities for: object-based learning using outstanding local collections and archives; training in research methods and skills; participation in many extra-curricular activities...Read more
This research cluster reflects a well established synergy of research interests, and encourages new research relationships and directions, including a focus on: Design management; Design strategy; Design...Read more
This Contemporary Art MPhil from LJMU is designed for artists, writers, curators and cultural practitioners.
Study on a programme backed by the cutting-edge research of the Exhibition Research Lab...Read more
Our Art and Design research is dynamic and imaginative. We have an outward looking research culture, with a strong focus on art and design practice as a significant contributor to cultural enrichment,...Read more
This course is supported by IDEAS Research Institute and is focused around four main areas: Art in the Public Sphere; Cultures of Representation; Knowledge through Making and Design-Led Sustainability. ...Read more
This course offers research programmes in both critical and creative practice. These are designed for students who wish to conduct research into historical or broader theoretical issues in film and audiovisual...Read more
In the School of Art we provide a highly dynamic and supportive research environment for our large and diverse graduate community. Our research students benefit from ECAs interdisciplinary research environment,...Read more
This course commences with two simultaneous tasks. A short course (Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods) that builds up your knowledge and skills concerning the nature and practicalities of academic research. ...Read more
Textile Conservation is a multidisciplinary subject which combines academic knowledge with cultural awareness, aesthetic sensitivity and technical skill. This MPhil is both an academic programme and professional...Read more
This research cluster brings together current contemporary arts practice with critical theory and contextual studies researchers. This established cluster of practitioners and theorists participate in...Read more
Postgraduate research opportunities in Art and Design
Excellent research opportunities await at the Liverpool School of Art and Design, enabling you to work at the forefront of developments with leading experts.
Study full or part-time over one to seven...Read more
Our research students benefit from ECAs interdisciplinary research environment, which attracts postgraduate students and researchers across a number of fields, and is further informed by collaborative...Read more
LJMUs Design Discourse MPhil is a unique research degree for researchers, designers, writers, curators, historians and interdisciplinary cultural studies practitioners.
Study at the Liverpool School...Read more
LJMUs exciting specialist Fashion Studies MPhil enables you to undertake advanced research in a wide range of fashion practices, fashion discourse, critical writing.
Develop a distinctive research-based...Read more
The Department requires all students to attend the research student training programmes organised by ReSKIN (the Research Skills Intercollegiate Network). This is an organisation made up of various departments...Read more
The Department of History of Art has an international reputation for teaching and research in medieval, Renaissance and modern art history. Our range of interests extends into new areas of study, such...Read more
Art History & Visual Culture is an exciting interdisciplinary initiative focusing on the importance of images and artefacts in our lives. The MPhil programme draws on our established, internationally...Read more