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: Bioinformatician: Evolution of whiteflies belonging to the Bemisia tabaci species complex

, Faculty of Engineering & Science


Ref: VCS-ES-09-17

Closing date: June 28, 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: Urban Transport Mobility and Wellbeing – exploring the links for more liveable cities

, Faculty of Business


Ref: VCS-BUS-03-17

Closing date: July 7, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Enablers and Barriers to Success, Identity and Achievement in Higher Education

, Faculty of Education and Health


Ref: VCS-EH-06-17

Closing date: July 11, 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: July 17, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarhsip: Stochastic modelling with environmental applications

, Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities


Ref: VCS-ACH-01-17

Closing date: July 17, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The developmental trajectory of individual differences in voice and face recognition ability

, Faculty of Education and Health


Ref: VCS-EH-01-17

Closing date: July 17, 2017

MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Novel bifunctional molecules for drug delivery and specificity: a new approach to the treatment of mesothelioma

, Faculty of Engineering and Science


Ref: DTA-ES-01-17

Closing date: July 18, 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

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

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