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Accepting Applications
Sept’18 – Feb’19

PhD Research at the University of Gibraltar

Do you want to take your learning to the next level? Progress in your career? Become an expert in your field?

Come and join our vibrant, ambitious and growing research community. Choose to study your PhD at our university and immediately benefit from a bespoke and immersive experience. Profit from our unique geographical location, our new dedicated facilities and our established connections with experienced supervisors locally and abroad. Get ready to take your next steps into academia.

PhD by Research

PhD by Publication

At the top of your game

Research Themes

You may propose any Gibraltar and/or Mediterranean related subject as your research area, but a number of research themes have been identified and will be given priority in the selection process (see below). You are free to develop your specific research proposal within these areas. If you wish to discuss your potential research, before preparing your proposal, please contact phdresearchers@unigib.edu.gi.

For details on our priority themes for the academic year 2019/2020, please see links below:
(We will consider other suitable proposals that do not strictly fall within these themes, based on our existing expertise.)

Gibraltar and Brexit: Challenges and Opportunities
Urban-Adapted Wildlife Species in Gibraltar
Cultures and Identities of the Mediterranean
New Technologies including Blockchain and Fintech
Prehistory and Archaeology
Environmental Education and Community Engagement
Marine Protected Species and Conservation
Climate Change and Conservation
Business Development and Service Marketing
Higher Education, Education and Pedagogy

Our Institutes

The Institute for Gibraltar and Mediterranean Studies and the Institute of Life and Earth Sciences are vital branches to our research community, providing support and expert knowledge at a number of our associate campuses, including the Garrison Library, the Gibraltar Museum, and the Gibraltar Botanic Gardens. For further information on our institutes please click on the links below: