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Supporting Information

Academic Interests and Purpose of Study

Please use this space to briefly describe your special academic interests, and your purpose and objective in undertaking graduate study.

If you are applying for a taught course you should consider the following questions:

  • Why did you choose this programme?
  • What knowledge and experience do you have that make you a suitable candidate for the course?
  • How will this course help you to achieve your future academic and/or professional goals?

If you are applying for a research course you may complete this field with details of your research proposal or attach this information as a document. Each academic department will have different requirements for this section of the form; please consult the relevant departmental entry on the Research Proposal webpage.

We have created a simple flowchart on the application process and produced a video to talk you through the process of making an online application. Click here to view both (scroll to the end of the page for the video). We hope you find it informative and useful.