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).

Modelling Studies Relating to: Marine Renewable Energy, Coastal Energy, Flood Risk Management

Supervisors: Professor Roger Falconer, Professor Thorsten Stoesser

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

Reference: WISE CDT-2015, Deadline for applications: 15th August 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: 1st June 2015



Combustion Diagnostics and Emissions

Supervisor: Dr. R Marsh, Prof P Bowen

Eligibility: The award is open to Home students, EU or overseas candidates.  Overseas candidiates will need to cover the difference between home and overseas fees.

Reference: RM-Flex-E-Plant 2


EPSRC Case PhD Studentship in Energy Management

Supervisor: Prof. Y Rezgui

Eligibility:  The award is open to Home students, or EU candidates only.

Reference:  YR-iCase-2015