Governance and Policy

  • Global governance and north–south relations 
  • Sustainable leadership, governance and policy 
  • Security and development in international affairs 
  • UK and US foreign policy 
  • Maritime policy making and logistics 
  • EU regional policy and international environmental agreements 

  • Governance and crime 
  • Governance of risk management and financial derivatives 
  • Environment, development and governance 
  • Marine and coastal policy 
  • Health policy and implementation 
  • Corporate government

Postgraduate Research Coordinators

If you are thinking about becoming a postgraduate researcher at the University of Plymouth, you are welcome to contact the Postgraduate Research Coordinators in your field of interest.

They will discuss potential supervisors with you and answer any questions you might have about embarking on a research degree in their research area.

Find out who to contact and how they can help you

How to apply for a research degree

Do you need more information about admissions requirements?

We offer a wide variety of degrees, including ResM research degrees, Professional Doctorates, MPhil and PhD doctorate opportunities.

Find more information and how to apply