The School of Engineering works closely with industry and other funders and is often able to offer one-off PhD studentships sponsored by our industrial partners, or as part of research projects.

Current opportunities are listed below (full details of each studentship can be downloaded by clicking on the project title).

 
Engineering Excellence Scholarships

Supervisors: Any member of Academic Staff

Eligibility: UK, EU students who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: Engineering Excellence Scholarship,

Deadline for applications: Scholarships may be submitted at any time

 

Rapid Identification of Broadband and Efficient PA Modes

Supervisors: Prof. J Benedikt, Prof. P Tasker

Eligibility: UK, EU and Overseas students

Reference: JB-FW1-2015, Deadline for applications: 31st March 2015

 

System integration of Concentrator Photovoltaics and Thermoelectric Devices for Enhanced Solar Energy Harvesting

Supervisors: Dr Gao Min, Dr T Sweet

Eligibility: UK, EU and Overseas Candidates.  Note: overseas candidiates would have to fund the difference between the home and overseas fees.

Reference: NRN-TS-2015, Deadline for applications: 24th April 2015 

 

Assessment and Optimisation of Physicochemical Parameters Affecting P-removal in Novel Treatment Systems

Supervisors: Dr D Sapsford, Dr A Babatunde

Eligibility: UK, EU students who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: DTG2-DS-2015, Deadline for applications: May 20th 2015 

 

Particle-gas Interactions at High Temperatures in an Highly Reactive Atmosphere

Supervisors: Dr R Marsh 

Eligibility: UK, EU students who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: RM-iCase-2015, Deadline for applications: May 31st 2015 

 

Novel Characterisation of Combustion Generated "Ultrafine" Particulate Matter

Supervisors: Dr A Crayford, Prof. PJ Bowen 

Eligibility: UK/EU and Overseas Cabndidates.  Please note that Overseas candidates will need to fund the difference between the Home and Overseas fees

Reference: NRN-ACPB-2014/15, Deadline for applications: June 1st 2015 

 

Geologic Sequestration of Carbon Dioxide

Supervisors: Dr S Tripathy, Prof. HR Thomas
Eligibility: UK, EU and Overseas.  Please note that Overseas candidates would be required topay the differencebetween the home and overseas fees  
Reference: NRN-ST-2014/15 Deadline for applications: June 1st 2015

 

Characterisation and Modelling of Broadband and Efficient P.A. Modes

Supervisors: Prof. J Benedikt, Prof. P Tasker

Eligibility: UK, EU students who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: JB-FW2-2015, Deadline for applications: 31st August 2015