Professional doctorates at Anglia Ruskin University

Professional Doctorates

Professional Doctorates are a flexible alternative to traditional PhD study. Research your area of interest and expertise while continuing to work. You’ll be able to add value to your organisation while enhancing your career prospects and expanding your professional network.

Why study a Professional Doctorate?

Studying a Professional Doctorate at Anglia Ruskin University is a great way to turn your career into a qualification. It's an opportunity to develop your skills in research, organisation, management and leadership whilst in a supportive environment. Study is flexible and we have a range of courses for you choose from. 

Find out about our Professional Doctorates

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Research at ARU

From saving lives to conserving water, our research answers the questions that matter. Explore current projects and meet the academics behind them.

REF 2014

The Research Excellence Framework acknowledged our academic excellence in areas as diverse as life sciences, music, and business and management.

Support while you study

Find out more about our Doctoral School, which provides a supportive research environment where all our students can excel.

How to apply

Once you’ve decided that you'd like to study a Professional Doctorate at Anglia Ruskin, visit our How to apply page.

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