Our postgraduate research areas

The University of Reading supports nationally and internationally recognised research across a broad range of disciplines in the life sciences, environmental & physical sciences, economics, business & social sciences, and arts & humanities. Research Areas

To strengthen our research further, we have identified a number of areas of interdisciplinary research where we have particular strength and can make a significant contribution towards understanding and alleviating some of society’s major challenges.

Many of these areas have exciting PhD opportunities. You can find details of the range of subject areas in which you can undertake postgraduate research, along with details of who to contact to discuss an application, within the School, Department and Research Centre websites below.

A-Z of postgraduate research areas

Further information on Henley Business School

Interdisciplinary research centres


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