Doctoral Admissions

Our doctoral programme is a strategic research collaboration between the Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University and the University of Liverpool. You will be formally registered with the University of Liverpool as an off-site postgraduate research student to unlock your potential, create original knowledge, and achieve research excellence. Successful completion of the programme will lead to a Doctor of Philosophy degree awarded by the University of Liverpool and recognised by the Chinese Ministry of Education.

Why Study a Doctoral Degree with XJTLU

Why Study a Doctoral Degree with XJTLU

Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

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Doctoral Programmes

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

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How to Apply

How to Apply

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Programme Fees

Programme Fees

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FAQ

FAQ

Doctoral Training Programmes

Doctoral Training Programmes

Visa Information

International Students

Visa Information

Pre-arrival Information

International Students

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The Future of Education

The Future of Education

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XJTLU Postgraduates

Xjtlu holds its first three minute thesis competition

Xjtlu holds its first three minute thesis competition

The finalists of XJTLU's first Three Minute Thesis competition, with the judges and Professor A...

12 Jul 2024
2024 Academic Excellence Award winners revealed

2024 Academic Excellence Award winners revealed

On 2 July, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University announced the eight winners of this year’s Academi... 10 Jul 2024

10 Jul 2024
Braiding community values with science is key to ecosystem restoration

Braiding community values with science is key to ecosystem restoration

A research team comprising local Tibetans and academics from the UK and China demonstrate that local community members are indispensable partners in enhancing community engagement in repairing damaged ecosystems and achieving long-term success. 08 Jul 2024

08 Jul 2024
Grad 2024: Catching the eye of a Chinese job recruiter

Grad 2024: Catching the eye of a Chinese job recruiter

“Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the 2023 Suzhou Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation Dis... 05 Jul 2024

05 Jul 2024