Science, Maths, and Engineering PhD Studentships and Postgraduate Funding

Find PhD studentships and postgraduate funding in chemistry, engineering, physics, maths, and geosciences

National Structural Integrity Research Centre (NSIRC)

IMPaCT LogoEPSRC Innovative Metal Processing Centre for Doctoral Training (IMPaCT)

PhD Studentships Available Now

Mathematics

1 Fully-funded PhD Studentship to commence September 2018 [MA/18/SCHROLL]

Project and Application information (.pdf)

For application enquiries please contact the course administrator: pgrmaths@le.ac.uk

For academic enquiries please contact Professor Sibylle Schroll: schroll@leicester.ac.uk

PhD funding is available to UK/EU and International applicants.*

*The funding offers a stipend/salary package and a UK/EU fee waiver. International applicants must be able to fund the difference between UK/EU and International fees for the full 4 years of study.

 

 

Open until filled

Geography

ESRC PhD Studentships offered for 2018 as part of the Midlands Graduate School Doctoral Training Partnership

How to apply

Available to UK/EU applicants only. Eligibility

General enquiries to esrcdtp@le.ac.uk

Specific academic enquiries to Dr Sally Horrocks

Thursday

18 January 2018

Geology  / Physics / Genetics

NERC CENTA studentship available for 1st March 2018 start

Project and application information

Available to UK/EU applicants only

For further information please contact CENTA@le.ac.uk

Monday 11 December 2017
Department of Mathematics

Project LIH009

Fully Funded Industrial MPhil Studentship - Part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Start date: As soon as possible

Project: Develop an e-marketing tool based on customer behaviour and using face recognition technology

Project and Application Information (.pdf)

Supervisor Prof Jeremy Levesley, email:jl1@leicester.ac.uk

General enquiries contact Jenny Hollis jlh74@leicester.ac.uk

Available to UK/EU applicants only.

 

Open until filled

Department of Engineering

Project Ref LIH014

Fully Funded Industrial MPhil Studentship - Part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Start date: As soon as possible.

Project: A novel precision agriculture decision support tool to help farmers determine nitrogen fertiliser application plans using satellite imagery

Project and Application information (.pdf)

Supervisors: Prof Tanya Vladimirova and Prof Mike Warrington

For enquiries please contact Prof Tanya Vladimirova tv29@le.ac.uk

Available to UK/EU students only

Open until filled

Department of Mathematics

 

Project Ref LIH003

Fully Funded Industrial MPhil Studentship  Part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Project and application information (.pd)

Project to start as soon as possible.

Supervisors: Prof Jeremy Levesley jl1@le.ac.uk (Mathematics) and Dr Matthew Higgins mh64@le.ac.uk (School of Business)

Available to UK/EU applicants only

Open until filled

School of Business (Management) together with Informatics and Mathematics

Project Ref LIH002

Fully Funded Industrial MPhil Studentship. The project is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Project to start as soon as possible.

Project and application information (.pdf)

Supervisors: Dr Matthew Higgins mh64@le.ac.uk (School of Business) and Prof Jeremy Levesley jl1@le.ac.uk (Mathematics)

Available to UK/EU applicants only

Open until filled

Department of Engineering

Engineering NSIRC/PhD Studentship: ‘Development of Self-Healing Coating systems for mitigating corrosion of offshore wind turbines

Supervisor: Dr David Weston. E: dpw14@le.ac.uk

Preferred Start date - As soon as possible

Details of the NSIRC Studentship (.pdf)

Apply online (apply for Engineering Research)

For application enquiries please contact the PGR course administrator: engineeringpgr@le.ac.uk

The NSIRC/TWI PhD funding is available to UK/EU and International* applicants.


N.B. *The funding offers a stipend/salary package and a UK/EU fee waiver. International applicants must be able to fund the difference between UK/EU and International fees for the full 4 years of study.

 

 

Open until filled

Department of Physics and Astronomy

STFC Funded projects available for UK/EU applicants.

Please refer to the Available Projects List for all project descriptions and supervisors.

To apply please follow the online application guidelines ensuring you complete the Research Interests Form as well as the standard PhD application form

Open until filled
Various

FindAPhD.com Postgraduate Scholarships

Gain a postgraduate scholarship from FindAPhD.com and win your share of £12,000 on offer.

Open Until Filled

Postgraduate Loans

Masters Degree Loans - including MPhil (Master of Philosophy)

UK/EU Nationals living in England - Have you considered applying for a Postgraduate Loan to help fund your Taught Masters or MPhil study? 
Please refer to Postgraduate Loans for details of the loan arrangements, eligibility and the application process.

PhD Loans (Available from 2018 for UK Nationals)

The UK Government will introduce new doctoral loans of up to £25,000 for PhDs and equivalent postgraduate research programmes from 2018. Full details are to be announced shortly. In the meantime please refer to the latest information available at FindAPhD.com

Masters Degree (MA, MSc, MBA, LLM) Funding

Scholarships and bursaries for Masters degree programmes are advertised as they become available.

Please see the main listing for current Masters degree funding opportunities.

Scholarships available for individual Masters Courses can be found on the Fees and Funding section of the relevant Masters Course page.

Discount Schemes

Other Funding Sources

Alternatively, why not combine your postgraduate course with your career and earn while you learn - see our part-time and distance learning degrees.

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