Research studentships and scholarships

The university supports postgraduate research opportunities with a range of scholarships and studentships. Information on the University of Greenwich scholarships can be found below.

Postgraduate Research Scholarships

We currently invite applications for the following research studentships:

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Changes in neural activity and emotional regulation associated with the development of chronic pain

, Faculty of Education and Health


Ref: VCS-EH-02-17

Closing date: June 13, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Migrants’ histories and experiences of play: disruption, continuity, education

, Faculty of Education and Health


Ref: VCS-EH-03-17

Closing date: June 20, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Representing the Movement of Devices within Evacuation Simulation Models

, Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities


Ref: VCS-ACH-02-17

Closing date: June 30, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Development of improved processing for village-based root and tuber processing in in sub-Saharan Africa

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-07-17

Closing date: July 3, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Computational microstructural mechanics of alloys solidified in a magnetic field

, Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities


Ref: VCS-ACH-03-17

Closing date: July 31, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Towards a mechanistic understanding of additive competition and adsorption at the particle interfaces in non-aqueous dispersions

, Faculty of Engineering & Science


Ref: PGRO-ES-01-17

Closing date: August 30, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Competition at the interface of hard vs soft colloids in complex liquids

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-01-17

Closing date: August 30, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The working lives of Filipino nurses in the UK: A mixed-methods sequential exploratory study

, Faculty of Education and Health


Ref: VCS-EH-04-17

Closing date: August 30, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Refining seaweed - Biotechnology of biogas production

, Faculty of Engineering and Sciences


Ref: DTA-ES-03-17

Closing date: September 1, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The impact of fiscal policy, housing market and inequality on growth

, Faculty of Business


Ref: VCS-BUS-04-17

Closing date: September 18, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Prognostics for Asset Management of Energy Systems

, Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities


Ref: DTA-ACH-01-17

Closing date: September 22, 2017

Applying for a postgraduate research scholarship

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship please follow to the guidance on the advert and refer to the information on our how to apply and application process pages.

Funding Opportunities

For information on external funding please visit our funding opportunities page.

What to study as a postgraduate?

Research programmes

See the wide range of research programmes available at Greenwich.

Apply for a research degree

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