Advertise your PhD opportunities

Over 400 institutions worldwide are currently advertising more than 4,500 PhD opportunities on In the last year alone we generated 1.2 million enquiries and referrals for our customers, so if you’re looking to recruit high-quality students from across the globe to your PhD opportunities, you've come to the right place.

We have received some great applicants from, and year-on-year our adverts have received more hits and enquiries allowing us to have a larger choice of students to choose from, of a high calibre. provides a very cost effective way of recruiting the best students possible, and the team are very quick to respond to questions and requests.

University of Cambridge

Why choose FindAPhD for postgraduate recruitment?

We understand the complexities of recruiting students into research and offer a wide range of directory listing types, all of which are designed to ensure you attract the best quality PhD candidates.

List your PhD’s in our dedicated sections:

  • Research projects (directly funded and competition/quota funded).
  • 4-year-PhD programmes.
  • Research programmes.
  • Doctoral training centres.
  • Graduate teaching assistantships.
  • International programmes taught in English.

In addition to the directory listings outlined above, we also offer a variety of measurable marketing solutions; from run-of-site display advertising to solus emails, which regularly deliver open rates above 30%.

Global reach attracts 853,000+ monthly site visits, and as a dedicated site, our audience have only one thing in mind – finding a PhD.

Cost effective

Our prices start from just £50 to advertise a single research project, and our bulk rates allow you to add all proposed projects within a department or school for a largely discounted rate.

How do I get started?

FindAPhD is designed to cater for all types of PhD advert, but if you have one or more potential research projects, we always recommend the research projects database for the most effective advertising; it's a very popular part of the site with our students.

Do you have a question about advertising on FindAPhD?

Please give us a call or drop us an email anytime. Our friendly team are always happy to hear from you!

Tel: +44 (0)114 213 4333