PhD Opportunities in X-ray & Observational Astronomy

The X-ray and Observational Astronomy group are pleased to offer several projects for postgraduate research students starting in 2015.

Full listing of group PhD projects 2015

How to apply

Questions Postgraduate admissions tutor Prof. Andrew Blain (ab520 [at] will be happy to answer your questions, and you are welcome to contact members of staff directly to discuss particular projects.

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