• eHealth 
  • Rehabilitation 
  • Applied health genetics 
  • Clinical skills innovation 
  • Dietetics and health 
  • Health policy, implementation and organisation 
  • Health services 
  • Clinical neurosciences
  • Cancer
  • Clinical trials

  • Drug and drug use 
  • Health applications of IT 
  • Health communication and risk 
  • Nursing 
  • Occupational therapy and occupational science 
  • Diabetes
  • Infection, immunity and inflammation
  • Diagnostics
  • Dental health

Find out more about research themes at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry.

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