A research-led culture
Research, advanced scholarship and knowledge exchange are a fundamental part of life at Leeds Trinity University.
We cultivate a research-led culture across all our course subject areas and research centres to enhance our students learning experience.
To learn more about our research ambitions please see our 2018-21 Research Strategy.
The strategy is intended to consolidate the substantial progress over the last five years while aligning our research to the University's strengths and latest strategic plan. The four key objectives focus on our students, our staff, our university and our contribution to society.
Funded PhD studentships - Apply by 1st October
Four PhD studentships including tuition fee waiver and stipend (includes one reserved for a UK Home fees BAME applicant). Two PhD fee waivers (Open to graduates of non-UK Association of Commonwealth University members).Find out about Studentships
Subject world leaders
Leeds Trinity has been recognised internationally for producing high-quality research by the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) and Research Excellence Framework (REF).
REF 2014 results highlighted that we are world-leading in Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management, and English Language and Literature.
Our forward-thinking and expert academics bring teaching to life with innovative research.
The university is an internationally-recognized centre of excellence devoted to reconsidering the concept of the Victorian for the contemporary world. Take a look at our Research Centres page to find out more about both the Leeds Centre for Victorian Studies and the International Research Centre for Interactive Storytelling.
Leeds Centre for Victorian Studies and the International Research Centre for Interactive StorytellingFind out more
Research groups and outputs
Our groups of researchers working together on a particular subject or topicFind out more