We host and support a large variety of PhD, BSc and MSc projects, often in collaboration with other research groups in the University or external partner organisations, as well as providing opportunities for internships at the group
BSc and MSc projectsMarCoPol is proud of its success in linking research and teaching activities. Many of our students publish their theses in peer-reviewed journals. This is an activity that we encourage and facilitate in our supervision of student projects.
PhDs and MPhils
We are interested to hear from PhD and MPhil candidates with proposals that are complementary to the main research themes of the Centre. We have a strong team of supervisors who are experienced in supporting PhDs within the marine policy arena and multidisciplinary topics in collaboration with specialists in other subject areas.
- MRes Applied Marine Science (Full-time, Part-time route available)
- MSc Applied Marine Science (Full-time, Part-time route available)
- MSc Hydrography (Full-time, Part-time route available)
- MSc Marine Conservation (Full-time)
- MRes Marine Renewable Energy (Full-time, Part-time route available)
- MSc Marine Renewable Energy (Full-time, Part-time route available)
InternshipsWe can offer internships of 3-6 months to individuals seeking experience in marine and coastal policy research. Internships can be connected to specific projects or contribute to a suite of projects as need arises. Within an internship, there may be opportunities to peruse personal research interests that align with the main research themes of the Centre.
Project partnersWe have extensive experience in developing, leading, and working as partners in collaborative research projects of all scales. The Centre has been involved in successful projects funded by the European Union (FP7, INTERREG), Defra, British Academy, NERC, and Crown Estate, amongst others.