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Engineering and the EnvironmentPostgraduate study

Projects with guaranteed funding

If you are interested in taking part in leading-edge research, we can offer unrivalled opportunities to high calibre and well-qualified individuals in one of the most exciting interdisciplinary environments in UK engineering. Our research has been judged the most "powerful" in the UK (REF2014).

Further vacancies are continually posted here, so please check this page on a regular basis. A rolling deadline applies to all studentships (unless otherwise stated) and any application for an opportunity that has been recently filled will be considered for any other suitable vacancies. Projects usually start on the third week in September, check project description.

Key facts

Full studentships typically cover University tuition fees (at EU/UK level) and provide a tax-free bursary of £14,296 per year (higher for EngD and some iPhD studentships), rising annually (each October) in line with the UK Government (EPSRC) recommended rate, for a three year course. Some studentships are only open to EU/UK applicants.

Entry requirements: You must have a first class or good upper second class degree (or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University) in relevant disciplines.

Studying for a PhD, EngD, iPhD & MRes opportunities
Studying for a PhD, EngD, iPhD & MRes opportunities

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