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: Understanding contagion spreading processes of cyber security threats through social networks

, Faculty of Business


Ref: VCS-BUS-01-17

Closing date: May 26, 2016

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Membrane protein networks in regulation and signalling

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-06-16

Closing date: May 15, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Evaluating Life-enhancing Interventions for Positive Ageing in a Living Lab: Comparing the outcomes for older adults, their families & carers

, Faculty of Education and Health


Ref: PGRO-EH-01-17

Closing date: May 24, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Pollination by intoxication – how alkaloids influence pollinator behaviour and ecology

, Faculty of Engineering and Science, Natural Resources Institute


Ref: VCS-ES-10-17

Closing date: May 26, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: A combined computational and experimental approach to optimise band energies and stability of semiconductors for applications in photocatalysis

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-02-17

Closing date: May 26, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Novel skin substitutes and wound dressings based on fish skin model for the treatment of hard to heal wounds (burns and chronic ulcers)

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-03-17

Closing date: May 28, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Lipopolysaccharide – a triggering factor of inflammatory responses in obesity

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-04-17

Closing date: May 31, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Developing synthetic organic electrochemistry and photochemistry for synthetic chemistry and catalytic processes

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-05-17

Closing date: May 31, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The spatial dimensions of knowledge spillovers in the UK: Comparative evidence on private R&D and higher education funding

, Faculty of Business


Ref: VCS-BUS-02-17

Closing date: May 31, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Powder Flow Technology (PFT) software development and investigation of the particle to bulk scale measurements

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-15-17

Closing date: May 31, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Developing a novel technology for pneumatic conveying systems control

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: VCS-ES-14-17

Closing date: May 31, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Urban Transport Mobility and Wellbeing – exploring the links for more liveable cities

, Faculty of Business


Ref: VCS-BUS-03-17

Closing date: May 31, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Marker Assisted Selection of Soft Fruit with Extended Shelf-life

, Faculty of Engineering & Science, Natural Resources Institute


Ref: VCS-ES-08-17

Closing date: June 9, 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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