Research

Research studentships and scholarships

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

Information on available University of Greenwich scholarships can be found below.

MPhil/PhD Scholarship:Investigation into the antiepileptic efficacy and mechanism of combination vitamin D and Ganoderma Lucidum polysaccharides

Faculty of Engineering and Science

Reference: TBC

Closing Date: 30 June 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: People and Place: Immersive Storytelling in Culture and Heritage

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Reference: VCS-FLAS-03-23

Closing Date: 15 April 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The neuroaesthetics of immersive sounds – neurochemical profiling and neurophysiological characterization

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Reference: VCS-FLAS-04-23

Closing Date: 1 April 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Haunting Ecocide: Gothic Narratives of Environmental Crimes

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Reference: VCS-FLAS-02-23

Closing Date: 30 April 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Fabrication of three-dimensional printed drug-eluting devices for women’s health applications

Faculty of Engineering and Science

Reference: TBC

Closing Date: 30 June 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The Civic University: what is the future role of the University? University of Greenwich as a place-based civic institution

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences/ Greenwich Business School

Reference number: VCS-FLAS-01-23

Closing Date: 1 April 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The National Army Museum Doctoral Scholarship: The Punjab Registers and the Indian Army, c. 1895-1947

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Reference number: FS-FLAS-02-24

Closing Date: 30 April 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Data-driven image mechanics (D2IM)

Faculty of Engineering and Science

Reference number: FES-PhD-2324-02

Closing Date: 1 July 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: The Commonwealth War Graves Commission Doctoral Scholarship: The Punjab Registers and the First World War

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Reference number: FS-FLAS-01-24

Closing Date: 2 April 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Building an arts-based and Indigenous-led understanding of how to harness Indigenous principles in support of water and human health

Faculty of Engineering and science

Reference: VCS-FES-NRI-01-23

Closing Date: 17 March 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Economic and Empowerment Impacts of Millet Processing and Value Addition Enterprises by Women Collectives

Faculty of Engineering and science

Reference: VCS-FES-NRI-02-23

Closing Date: 17 March 2024

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MPhil/PhD Scholarship: Identifying agro-food industry by-products and agroecological applications stimulating soil microbiome control of the parasitic weed Striga

Faculty of Engineering and science

Reference: VCS-FES-NRI-03-23

Closing Date: 17 March 2024

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FEHHS Self-Funded Scholarship: Exploring and understanding inclusivity of LGBTQIA+ recreational athletes in the UK

Faculty of Education, Health and Human Sciences and Institute for Lifecourse Development

Reference number: SFS-FEHHS-01-23

Closing Date: Applications are accepted all year round

Applications must be submitted to the PhD Human Sciences programme

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Investigating shared structural representations across language and mathematics

Faculty of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Reference number: VCS-FEHHS-04-23

Commencement Date: January 2024

Closing Date: 30 October 2023

This VC Scholarship must be submitted to the MPhil/PhD Human Sciences programme (please see adverts)

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Restorative Approaches in Schools – the impact for pupils’ behaviour, relationships in school and educational attainment

Faculty of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Reference number: VCS-FEHHS-03-23

Commencement Date: January 2024

Closing Date: 28 November 2023

This VC Scholarship must be submitted to the MPhil/PhD Human Sciences programme (please see adverts)

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Reducing Health Inequities through Virtual Reality Interventions: How Embodiment can Tackle Racial and Gender Biases in the Perception of Other’s Pain

Faculty of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Reference number: VCS-FEHHS-02-23

Commencement Date: January 2024

Closing Date: 30 October 2023

This VC Scholarship must be submitted to the MPhil/PhD Human Sciences programme (please see adverts)

Further information


The Institute for Lifecourse Development supports postgraduate research

MPhil/PhD Scholarship

Faculty of Education, Health & Human Sciences

Find out more about our current PGR opportunities.


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.

Fee Status

Please note EU applicants may be eligible for Home fees, if holding EU settled/pre-settled status along with meeting other additional criteria.

Guidance on how your fee status is determined can be found here. Further information can also be found on UKCISA.

Funding opportunities

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

What to study as a postgraduate?

For information on the wide range of research programmes available please visit our programme information page.

For information on applying for a research programme please visit our how to apply page.