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)

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School/DepartmentDescriptionClose Date

Department of Informatics

 

Prestigious European Research Council funded 4-year PhD Studentships in Computer Science

Project: Formal Verification (Automatic Generation of Programs)

Supervisor: Dr Nir Piterman

Project and application information (.pdf)

General Enquiries to informaticspgr@le.ac.uk

Available to UK/ EU /International applicants.

This is a 4-year PhD studentship covering: the tuition fees (including for international students) and a tax-free stipend at RCUK rates (currently £14,553 for 2017/2018).

 

30 April 2018

 

School of Geography, Geology, and the Environment

Geography PhD funded by an ESRC Midlands Graduate School DTP Collaborative Studentship

Project Title: The contemporary rural gentry and processes of rural gentrification in England and Scotland

Supervisors: Professor Martin Phillips mpp2@leicester.ac.uk and Professor Philip Lindley (Loughborough University)

Project Description and application information

Available to UK/EU applicants only.
https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/mgsdtp/studentships/eligibility/

 

Open until filled.

Geography, Geology, and the Environment

Project Ref GL/18/NERC-AJM

x1 Fully-funded NERC CASE PhD Studentship to commence September 2018. The project is part funded by Zeiss.

Project: An integrated accessory mineral approach to understanding post-subduction magmas and mineralisation

Project and Application Information (.pdf)

Studentship Application Form (.pdf)

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

For academic enquiries please contact Andrew Miles: ajm131@le.ac.uk

NERC funding is available to UK/EU applicants only

 

 

23rd April 2018

Cross College Studentships

2 PhD Studentships available for September 2018

List of available projects and application information

Available to UK/EU and International applicants.

The funding provides Stipend at UK/EU rates and UK/EU tuition fee waiver for 3 years. International applicants must be able to fund the difference between UK/EU and International fees for the duration of their study

 

1 May 2018

Engineering

Computer Science

Mathematics

3.5 Year EPSRC funded PhD Studentship available for September 2018

Project descriptions and application information can be found on the project links below:

Engineering

EPSRC-ENG1-VISI - Modelling and estimation of physiological and pathological dynamics at the calyx of Held giant synapse

EPSRC-ENG2-CHEN - Material and vibrational properties of spider webs

Computer Science (Informatics)

EPSRC-INF1-ZHOU - Effective detection of anxiety among adolescents

Mathematics

SRC-MAT1-WANG - Uncertainty identification and quantification for in silico modelling of transdermal permeation

EPSRC-MAT2-CANG - Multiscale modelling the blood flow in people born with a single ventricle.

EPSRC-MAT3-MORO - Unearthing the role of animals’ “personality” for population persistence: combining data analysis and mathematical modelling

Available to UK/EU applicants only

 

 

11 May 2018

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

Department of Mathematics

Project Ref LIH045

Fully Funded 1 Year 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)

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
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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

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

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