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Application Form for Research Degrees MPhil, PhD, DBA and EdD Programmes

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PLEASE WRITE CLEARLY IN BLOCK CAPITALS. PROPOSED PROGRAMME MPhil only  MPhil/PhD  DBA  EdD  Full-time  Part-time  Proposed start date: dd/mm/yyyy School/Institute: Proposed Title of Research Topic/Area of Interest (not DBA): Please attach a research proposal for your proposed project – Maximum of 1500 words including references (unless you are applying in response to an advertised studentship or the DBA – see below) If you have already been in contact with an academic member of staff who has expressed an interest in being your supervisor. Please ensure you read the guidance notes on “How to Complete the Application Form” APPLICATION REFERENCE NO (for office use only): PERSONAL DETAILS Family Name: Other Names: Nationality: Title: Gender: Date of Birth: Dr/Mr/Mrs/Ms/Miss etc. PERMANENT ADDRESS CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS Yes  dd/mm/yyyy No  Postcode: Country: Telephone: Mobile: E-mail: Postcode: Country: Telephone: Note: We will use e-mail as the main method of contacting you. Male  dd/mm/yyyy Female  This section is to be completed by non UK/EU/EEA nationals only. Do you have the right to permanent residence in the UK/EU/EEA? If Yes. when did your current residence in the UK/EU/EEA start? Are any of your immediate family UK/EU/EEA nationals? If yes.Application for Research Degrees Only MPhil/PhD. please give their name and School/Institute: If you are applying in response to a University of Greenwich advertised studentship. what relation? Please include evidence with your application of all details declared in this section. please give details: Studentship name & Ref No: School and Supervisor: Proposed subject area/topic: Where did you hear about this studentship? 2 . DBA and EdD Programmes PLEASE COMPLETE ALL SECTIONS. INCOMPLETE FORMS MAY NOT BE CONSIDERED.

BA. Please note there is a minimum entry requirement of IELTS 6.g.5 (or equivalent) for postgraduate research degrees. including a translation into English where this is necessary) PUBLICATIONS AND PRIZES (Continue on a separate sheet if necessary) LANGUAGES First Language: Other Language: English Language Tests Taken Date of Test Overall Score Written Score If you have taken a recognised English test. please enclose an authenticated copy of the result. Please include a Curriculum Vitae REFEREE DETAILS FIRST REFEREE (Academic – Unless you have not studied in the last five years) Name: Position: Address: SECOND REFEREE (Employment or 2 Academic) Name: Position: Address: nd Telephone: E-mail: Telephone: E-mail: PLEASE SEND YOUR REFERENCES IN SEALED ENVELOPES WITH YOUR APPLICATION 3 . EMPLOYMENT Dates of Employment From m/y m/y m/y To m/y m/y m/y Type of Contract (fixed.g. e. MSc) Subject Course Dates (Month/Year) From To m/y m/y m/y m/y m/y m/y Final Result Language of Instruction Please attach a certified copy of your academic transcript(s).HIGHER EDUCATION (Degrees or Diplomas held or currently being taken) University/College /Country Qualification (e. IELTS or TOEFL. temporary or permanent) Responsibilities Name & Address of Employer (including country) Continue on a separate sheet of paper if necessary.

If applying for the Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) programme please ensure that you specify relevant executive experience relevant to leadership and motivation and give details of your employer and type of industry up to a maximum of 1500 words.REASONS FOR APPLYING Why do you wish to undertake this research training? How does it fit into your career objectives? Please include details of experience of working in relevant areas or fields. FURTHER INFORMATION How did you learn about the University of Greenwich? (please tick one)  Advertisement:  Website:  Event:  Staff/Alumni:  Other: Publication name URL Name of event Name Date: Date: 4 . Continue on a separate sheet of paper if necessary up to a maximum of 800 words. of your research experience and how you hope your experience on this research programme will contribute to your career plans. If applying for the Doctorate in Education (EdD) programme please also advise if you hold QTS and include your registration number.

 enclosed a certified copy of your academic transcript(s) detailing courses taken and grades obtained. if admitted. KENT. the University will not be liable to provide any financial assistance unless otherwise stated/agreed. a full reasons for applying statement (a maximum of 1500 words. UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH. Please provide evidence and complete details below:  I have applied for sponsorship.TUITION FEES Who is paying your tuition fees. UK E-MAIL: POSTGRADUATERESEARCH@GRE. Please provide details below: Sponsor Name and Address Decision expected: dd/mm/yyyy Amount of Award if Approved MAINTENANCE (LIVING COSTS) Who is paying your living costs?  I will pay my own living costs  I have responded to an advertised studentship or I will be funded from a UoG project. ME4 4TB.  enclosed your references with this Application Form. Please provide evidence and complete details below:  I have applied for sponsorship. Include a certified English translation where necessary.UK – TELEPHONE: +44 (0)20 8331 9270 5 . BLAKE 50.  enclosed a summary of your research proposal or. provide details below:  I have been awarded sponsorship/scholarship.AC. CHATHAM MARITIME. in the case of the DBA. Please provide details below: Sponsor Name and Address Decision expected: dd/mm/yyyy Amount of Award if Approved CHECKLIST Please check that you have:  completed all sections of this Application Form. Signature: Date: PLEASE RETURN THIS FORM AND ANY ATTACHMENTS TO: POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH OFFICE. and if a laboratory based project also your Bench/Research Expenses fees?  I will pay my own fees  I have responded to an advertised studentship or I will be funded from a UoG project. CENTRAL AVENUE. including references). provide details below:  I have been awarded sponsorship/scholarship for three years. I declare that I will not be registered concurrently for another degree at the University of Greenwich or elsewhere I understand that.  enclosed a Curriculum Vitae  enclosed a completed Equal Opportunities form  enclosed proof of residency in the EU/EEA/UK if applicable  read and signed the declaration below DECLARATION (please read and sign below) I declare that the statements made by me on this form are correct and complete.

Thank you.g. APPLICANT DETAILS (Applicant should complete this section and send to Referee) Family Name: Other Names: School applied for: Date of Birth: dd/mm/yyyy Degree applied for: Planned Start Date: dd/mm/yyyy REFEREE TO COMPLETE (Please complete both pages) The above student is applying to the University for admission to an MPhil/PhD or Professional Doctorate programme. Excellent Intellectual ability Written communication skills Oral communication skills Ability to meet deadlines Ability to organise workload Ability to work independently Ability to produce original work Numerical/mathematical ability English language ability Motivation Overall Assessment 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 Very Good 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 Good 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 Fair 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 Poor 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Not Known 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 . please complete both pages.REFERENCE FOR MPHIL/PHD OR PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATE APPLICATION (1) PLEASE WRITE CLEARLY AND COMPLETE ALL SECTIONS – WE RECOMMEND THE APPLICANT RETURNS THIS REFERENCE WITH THEIR APPLICATION FORM – PLEASE ENCLOSE THE REFERENCE IN A SEALED ENVELOPE. student/employee) REFEREE INFORMATION Name: Position/Title: Organisation: E-mail: Signature: dd/mm/yyyy Telephone: Date: dd/mm/yyyy REFEREE TO COMPLETE (Please complete both pages) Please assess the applicant on a scale of 5 (highest) to 1 (lowest) in relation to the following criteria. APPLICANT INFORMATION How long have you known the applicant? In what capacity do you know the applicant? (e. To help us in the selection process. Please circle the appropriate number.

Chatham Maritime. OVERALL RECOMMENDATION Please tick one of the following:  I strongly recommend this applicant for a programme of study leading to a research degree  I recommend this applicant for a programme of study leading to a research degree  I do not recommend this applicant for the programme of study  I am unable to comment USE OF INFORMATION   Under the Data Protection Act 1998. final year rank. If this will affect your reference. please attach a separate sheet of headed paper. please contact the Postgraduate Research Office at the address below. or details of their overall academic performance and whether you consider this to be a true reflection of their ability to undertake a research degree If you know/knew the applicant as their employer.ac. an outline of their responsibilities and an assessment of their performance in the workplace. If you require more space. Please tick this box if you do NOT want the University to pass this reference to a third party or organisation if it is required for an application for a scholarship or award  Thank you for completing this form. Please return this reference to the applicant in a sealed envelope or directly to: Postgraduate Research office.  If you wish to write your comments on a separate sheet of headed paper. ME4 4TB.WRITTEN COMMENTS Please comment in writing on the applicant. Kent. University of Greenwich. Blake 50.uk 7 . Central Avenue. their final degree classification. We would be grateful if your comments could include:    Your opinion of the applicant’s suitability for the programme Their previous research experience If you know/knew the applicant in an academic capacity. grade or overall GPA they obtained/are expected to obtain. please cross through this section. including examples where they may have shown initiative/independent decision making ability. United Kingdom or as an E-mail attachment to: postgraduateresearch@gre. applicants have the right to see any reference held on file.

g. APPLICANT DETAILS (Applicant should complete this section and send to Referee) Family Name: Other Names: School applied for: Date of Birth: dd/mm/yyyy Degree applied for: Planned Start Date: dd/mm/yyyy REFEREE TO COMPLETE (Please complete both pages) The above student is applying to the University for admission to an MPhil/PhD or Professional Doctorate programme. student/employee) REFEREE INFORMATION Name: Position/Title: Organisation: E-mail: Signature: dd/mm/yyyy Telephone: Date: dd/mm/yyyy REFEREE TO COMPLETE (Please complete both pages) Please assess the applicant on a scale of 5 (highest) to 1 (lowest) in relation to the following criteria. Please circle the appropriate number. To help us in the selection process. APPLICANT INFORMATION How long have you known the applicant? In what capacity do you know the applicant? (e.REFERENCE FOR MPHIL/PHD OR PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATE APPLICATION (2) PLEASE WRITE CLEARLY AND COMPLETE ALL SECTIONS – WE RECOMMEND THE APPLICANT RETURNS THIS REFERENCE WITH THEIR APPLICATION FORM – PLEASE ENCLOSE THE REFERENCE IN A SEALED ENVELOPE. please complete both pages. Excellent Intellectual ability Written communication skills Oral communication skills Ability to meet deadlines Ability to organise workload Ability to work independently Ability to produce original work Numerical/mathematical ability English language ability Motivation Overall Assessment 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 Very Good 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 Good 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 Fair 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 Poor 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Not Known 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 . Thank you.

please cross through this section. final year rank. please contact the Postgraduate Research Office at the address below. Please tick this box if you do NOT want the University to pass this reference to a third party or organisation if it is required for an application for a scholarship or award  Thank you for completing this form. their final degree classification. an outline of their responsibilities and an assessment of their performance in the workplace. Central Avenue. Chatham Maritime. If this will affect your reference.  If you wish to write your comments on a separate sheet of headed paper. grade or overall GPA they obtained/are expected to obtain. If you require more space. Please return this reference to the applicant in a sealed envelope or directly to: Postgraduate Research Office. University of Greenwich. ME4 4TB.uk 9 .WRITTEN COMMENTS Please comment in writing on the applicant. Blake 50.ac. please attach a separate sheet of headed paper. Kent. We would be grateful if your comments could include:    Your opinion of the applicant’s suitability for the programme Their previous research experience If you know/knew the applicant in an academic capacity. applicants have the right to see any reference held on file. United Kingdom or as an E-mail attachment to: postgraduateresearch@gre. or details of their overall academic performance and whether you consider this to be a true reflection of their ability to undertake a research degree If you know/knew the applicant as their employer. including examples where they may have shown initiative/independent decision making ability. OVERALL RECOMMENDATION Please tick one of the following:  I strongly recommend this applicant for a programme of study leading to a research degree  I recommend this applicant for a programme of study leading to a research degree  I do not recommend this applicant for the programme of study  I am unable to comment USE OF INFORMATION   Under the Data Protection Act 1998.

special needs or (7) diabetes. sexual orientation. citizenship and ethnic origin). sex. political affiliation. special need or medical  You have an Autistic Spectrum Disorder or (9) condition that is not listed above Asperger’s Syndrome If you have any additional support needs to enable you to study or to take exams. In addition. The information you have provided will help the University to monitor the effectiveness of our Equality Policy and procedures. Alternatively. dyslexia) (1)  You are blind or partially sighted  You are deaf or hard of hearing (3)  You use a wheelchair or have mobility difficulties (4) (6) (8) (5)  You have personal care support needs  You have mental health difficulties  You have a disability that cannot be seen (e. epilepsy or a heart condition) conditions  You have a disability. disability. please give details here: (T) Thank you for taking the time to complete this form. you are welcome to contact the Postgraduate Research Office to discuss any issues in person. however. This information will only be used to monitor the University’s Equality Policy and to assess and deliver appropriate support.EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES FORM PLEASE COMPLETE ALL SECTIONS. we recognise that some students may want this information to remain confidential. EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES MONITORING The University’s policy is not to discriminate unreasonably when considering any person for admission as a student on grounds of religion or belief. age. In order to ensure that disabled people compete fairly for study within the University it would be helpful if you could answer the following questions: Do you consider yourself disabled.g. if you wish. 10 . please complete the section below: In order to make reasonable adjustments which may be necessary. trade union activity or family responsibilities. ETHNIC ORIGIN To which ethnic group do you consider you belong? If you do not want to give this information please tick “Information refused”  Information refused  White  Irish traveller  Black Caribbean or Black British Caribbean  Black African or Black British African  Other Black background  Asian Indian or Asian British Indian  Asian Pakistani or Asian British Pakistani (98) (10) (14) (21) (22) (29) (31) (32)  Asian Bangladeshi or Asian British Bangladeshi  Chinese  Other Asian background  Mixed – White and Black Caribbean  Mixed – White and Black African  Mixed – White and Asian  Other mixed background  Other ethnic background (33) (34) (39) (41) (42) (43) (49) (80) DISABILITY The University of Greenwich aims to create an environment which enables all students to participate fully in University life. or to have a long-term health related condition that impacts on your ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities? YES  NO  If you answered YES above. marital status.g. it will help us if you feel able to indicate your specific needs to any interview panel. PLEASE WRITE CLEARLY IN BLOCK CAPITALS This form will be separated from the rest of your Application Form before it is sent to the relevant school/academic for consideration. race (including colour. If you do not want to disclose this information at this time then you do not have to do so. please tick any category you think is applicable to your disability: (2)  You have a specific learning need (e.  You have multiple disabilities.