Before you formally apply for a Professional Doctorate please get in touch with the Grad School (researchdegrees@rvc.ac.uk)  to talk through the application process.

Please check that you meet our entry requirements (academic and English Language)

To apply please complete our online application: Apply Now

There are a number of documents which you will need to upload to your application form. Before you begin filling in the form you should have the following information to hand:

  • your CV
  • an outline research proposal
  • a personal statement explaining why you would like to undertake a Professional Doctorate
  • transcripts of your degree(s) - this must be a certified translation if the original was not issued in English
  • 2 confidential references - see the references and referees  page for more information.
  • a statement from your workplace supervisor along with their CV

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