Students interested in pursuing a research degree (the PhD or the MPhil) in areas of study related to the MWRC register through one of the partner institutions.

The University of Manchester has a world-wide reputation for research (and a particularly strong Religions and Theology subject area): Nazarene Theological College and Cliff College each offer research degrees validated by the University of Manchester.

Together, the MWRC institutions possess formidable research strength, and can offer a wide range of specialist supervision to research students.

Our 'Guide to Research in Manchester' is available to introduce research resources in Manchester to anyone who might benefit from it.