Neuroscience

  • Theoretical and computational neuroscience
  • Neurodegeneration and neuroprotection 
  • Brain development, injury and repair 
  • Brain tumour research

  • Neural stem cell research 
  • Neuropsychiatric disorders 
  • Human neuroimaging 
  • Psychology and neuroscience of music

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