Research studentships and scholarships

The University of Greenwich supports postgraduate research opportunities with a range of scholarships and studentships.

Postgraduate research studentships

We currently invite applications for the following research studentships:

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Investigating potentially cross-protective neutralizing antibody epitopes in emerging respiratory viruses with pandemic potential

, Medway School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Engineering and Science

Ref: VCS-ES-10-16

Closing date: November 4, 2016

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Is There Good News in Short Interest? Some International Evidence

, Faculty of Business

Ref: VCS-BUS-05-16

Closing date: November 4, 2016

MPhil/PhD Incentive Scheme: Capacity Building in Political Action for SMEs in the EU

, Faculty of Business

Ref: BUS-PRIS-01-16

Closing date: November 4, 2016

MPhil/PhD Incentive Scheme: Corporate motivations and employee attributions of employer sponsored volunteer programs

, Faculty of Business

Ref: BUS-PRIS-02-16

Closing date: November 4, 2016

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The effect of supra-segmental information on cross-language segmental processing in bilingual speakers.

, Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities

Ref: VCS-ACH-02-16

Closing date: November 11, 2016

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Evolution of Manufacturing Systems and its Manufacturing Strategies: From Firm-based to Business Ecosystem-based

, Faculty of Business

Ref: VCS-BUS-04-15

Closing date: November 18, 2016

Applying for a postgraduate research studentship

If you're interested in applying for a studentship, start by getting in touch to find out more about the research programme, and to discuss your suitability.

To apply for a studentship, you must:

  • have a first-class or upper second-class Bachelor's degree with honours, or a Master's degree (UK or UK equivalent) in a relevant discipline
  • have previous research experience, for example for an undergraduate or Master's degree dissertation
  • understand the difference between a taught degree and a research degree, in terms of approach, personal discipline and motivation

If your first language is not English, you will also need a language proficiency score of at least IELTS 6.5 or an equivalent UK VISA and Immigration secure English Language Test.

What to study as a postgraduate?

Research programmes

See the wide range of research programmes available at Greenwich.

Apply for a research degree

Thinking of applying for a research programme? Here are some things to consider…