Research Institutes

  • Research Degrees 2017-18

    In addition to the taught postgraduate courses offered, we offer a wide range of research opportunities for suitably qualified applicants and which are aligned to the Schools’ research areas of expertise. Opportunities exist to undertake research projects for the awards of:

    • Master of Research (MRes)
    • Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    Research areas:


    Scholarships, Bursaries and Payment Incentives*

    For 2017-18 we are offering a the following scholarship for Research students:

    International Research Excellence Scholarship

    • For self-funding, full fee paying (non-EU) students offered a place on a full time research programme at UWS. Scholarship Amount: £2000
      How to apply: Please state on your research application that you are applying for an International Research Excellence Scholarship.
        

    * the provision and level of scholarships, bursaries and incentives are reviewed annually

  • A network of new Research Institutes has been established bringing together the collaborative research interests of individual academics into Institutes focussing on interdisciplinary research. 

    These Research Institutes span a wide spectrum of areas and are or have the potential to be world leading. 80 new academic staff members (from Lecturer to Professor) are being recruited to enhance and expand current capability and capacity.

  • Search our research by subject areas: