A woman with glasses, she is wearing gloves and holding a fossil from The Hunterian collections

The University of Glasgow has a long reputation of delivering research with impact. In previous years our doctoral students have worked collaboratively with world leading academics and sector experts from Glasgow Life and The Hunterian. Kelvin Hall will open up greater opportunities to collaborate across all sectors.

For more information on our research, or if you are interested in finding out about PhD opportunities linked to Kelvin Hall, please visit our website.

Research centres, networks and programmes

The following research centres are connected with programmes at Kelvin Hall.

  • Arts Lab
  • Institute of Art History
  • Centre for Robert Burns Studies
  • Centre for Cultural Policy Research
  • Digital Humanities Network
  • Kelvin Centre for Conservation and Cultural Heritage Research
  • Centre for Scottish and Celtic Studies
  • Leverhulme Trust 'Collections'
  • Medical Humanities Research Centre
  • Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities


University of Glasgow international partners in research and teaching at the Kelvin Hall: