A research degree gives you the opportunity to become an expert in your chosen field through in-depth study and original research. As well as providing a route to an academic career, a research degree can increase your opportunities for employment in commercial research and development, consultancy and many other areas of both the public and private sectors.
Research students at Kingston University come from a wide range of backgrounds and have diverse motivations for undertaking a research degree.
Choosing to start a research degree is an important decision and one that should be thought through carefully. You should consider: