Postgraduate funding opportunities

Postgraduate research funding opportunities are highlighted below. Each award title links through to further information on the research project, eligibility criteria and how to apply.

The Funding website has a searchable database which enables you to identify all funding for which you are eligible or can apply, including opportunities un-related to your academic subject such as music and sports scholarships.

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Deadline
Mon 31st Dec 2018
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Optical tweezers: Light driven micro-robotics to investigate life at the nanoscale, Physics - Funded PhD

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2019 or earlier if possible. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU/International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 31st Dec 2018
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Quantum optics of van der Waals heterostructures, Engineering, condensed matter physics – PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in February 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU/International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in Physics and Astronomy in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physic

Deadline
Mon 31st Dec 2018
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Unscrambling light for next generation imaging systems, College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences – PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2019 or earlier if possible. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU/international tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the Department of Physics in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Scie

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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A fully coupled XFEM model for hydraulic fracturing in multi-phase porous media, Engineering – PhD (Funded)

£14,777

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in February 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. This studentship is supported by the College and a National Productivity Investment Fund studentship awarded by NERC Centre for Doctoral Training in Oil and Gas. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 4 years full-

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Atmospheric Drivers of UK flood events: Current State and Future Changes, NERC GW4+, PhD in Mathematics studentship

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Can charring help us better understanding energy fluxes in structural fires and their effect on the structural integrity of timber Geography - PhD (Self-Funded)

This project is self funded

The College of Life and Environmental Sciences is seeking applicants for a self-funded Geography PhD project.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Can marine phytoplankton adapt to global warming? NERC GW4+ DTP studentship, PhD in Biosciences (Funded)

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

China Scholarship Council and University of Exeter PhD Scholarship

Full tuition fees and Living Allowance

The University of Exeter alongside the China Scholarship Council is pleased to offer fully funded studentship available for September 2019 entry.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Computer Sciences Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC DTP Funded

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £14,777 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Connections between tropical and polar climate change, NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Mathematics

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Deep Machine Learning for Probabilistic Seismic Inversion and Imaging, NERC GW4+, PhD in Mathematics studentship Funded)

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Developing a UK flammability map for characterising fire behaviour and fire danger Geography- PhD (Self-Funded)

This project is self funded

The College of Life and Environmental Sciences is seeking applicants for a self-funded Geography PhD project.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Dynamics of Extreme Climates, NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Mathematics studentship

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Ecologies of innovation for Smart Distribution Networks. Self-funded PhD in Renewable Energy

This project is self-funded

The College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is seeking applications for a self-funded PhD project in Renewable Energy

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Engineering Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC DTP Funded

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £14,777 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Fate of engineered nanomaterials in waste water treatment plants, NERC GW4, PhD in Mining and Minerals Engineering studentship

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Forests, peat, and fires: understanding the drivers of past fire in Amazonian forests. Self funded PhD - Geography

This project is self-funded

This self-funded Geography PhD is a 3-4 year project. The project will evaluate the timing and source of fire and pyrogenic carbon in old-growth forests through analysis of a combination of peat, vegetation, soil, and/or charcoal data from Amazonia

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Geostatistical models for parametric insurance triggers, NERC GW4+, PhD in Mathematics studentship.

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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Growing up to help: understanding the developmental plasticity of social behaviour in cooperative societies. NERC GW4+, PhD In Mathematics studentship.

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

How do species interactions determine species ranges? NERC GW4+ DTP studentship. PhD in Biosciences (Funded)

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

How many flowers to sustain wild bees? NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Biosciences studentship

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Impacts of light pollution on protected areas, Environment & Sustainability Institute, PhD (Self-Funded)

This project is self-funded

This self funded project will investigate the loss of the nighttime in protected areas as a consequence of light pollution from artificial lighting. It will determine the threat this evolutionary novel pressure poses to species of global conservation concern.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Improving mesh generation for high-order simulations. Self-funded PhD in Engineering

This project is self-funded

The College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is seeking applications for a self-funded PhD project in Engineering

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Investigation into the importance of aerosols from blowing snow for accurate predictions of Arctic climate change, NERC GW4, PhD in Mathematics studentship

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Magmas, fluids, faults and metals – re-assessing the controls on magmatic-hydrothermal W-Sn-Cu-As-Zn-Pb mineralisation and zonation associated with the Cornubian Batholith, SW England, NERC GW4+ , PhD in Geology studentship.

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Mathematical Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC DTP Funded

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £14,777 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Molecular characterisation, modelling and prediction of organelle membrane dynamics in health and disease - Biosciences - PhD (Self-Funded)

This project is self-funded

This multi-disciplinary project combines cutting-edge biological, biophysical and modelling approaches to understand the mechanisms, principles and functions of organelle membrane dynamics in health and disease.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
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OUR CHANGING OCEANS: artificial intelligence (AI) and the marine carbon cycle, NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Geography

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

PhD Studentships: Wellcome Centre for Cultures and Environments of Health

£19,919 per annum

The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £19,919 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Physics Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC DTP Funded

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £14,777 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Shallow water equations with temperature gradients and well-balanced f-wave finite volume Riemann solvers, NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Mathematics

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Social and Behavioural Life and Environmental Science Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC DTP Funded

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £14,777 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Statistical post-processing of ensemble forecasts of compound weather risk. NERC GW4+ DTP studentship, PhD in Mathematics (Funded)

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

The ecology of lightning strikes: How many trees in tropical forests are killed by lightning?, NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Geography

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

The impact of light at night on bee-plant interactions, NERC GW4+,PhD in Psychology studentship.

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

The lottery of life: How chance shapes the evolutionary dynamics of wild populations, NERC GW4, PhD in Biosciences studentship

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Tracking the ancient Indian monsoon: investigating the geochemistry of deep-sea sediments from the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea, NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Geology studentship (Funded)

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 7th Jan 2019
Apply now

Understanding changes in monsoon rainfall and circulation in CMIP6 projections, NERC GW4+ DTP, PhD in Mathematics studentship

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Thu 10th Jan 2019
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The Alan Turing Institute PhD Studentship

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £20,500 per year.

Alan Turing Institute Funded studentship available for September 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £20,500 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Mon 14th Jan 2019
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Developing low cost instruments to measure ecosystem carbon sequestration, Geography, Environmental Science –PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for a PhD studentship fully-funded by Shell, to commence as soon as possible (though flexibility on the actual start date exists). For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU/International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in Geography in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences

Deadline
Fri 18th Jan 2019
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Mine sites as hotspots for insect biodiversity, Biosciences – PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 4 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for the Cornwall Butterfly and Moth Society PhD studentship. This PhD studentship is funded by the College in partnership with Spalding Associates and the Cornwall Butterfly and Moth Group to commence on 1st April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 4 years full-time, or pro rata for

Deadline
Sun 20th Jan 2019
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Exploring the influence of trans-crustal magmatic systems on volcano deformation, Geology – PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in October 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. The studentship will cover tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student will be based in Geology (Camborne School of Mines) in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Penryn Campu

Deadline
Mon 21st Jan 2019
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Nonlinear Resonance: Mathematics and Computation, Mathematics – PhD (Funded)

£14,777

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU/International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the Department of Mathematics in the College of Engineering, Mathematics a

Deadline
Mon 21st Jan 2019
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The General Circulation of Earth and Planetary Atmospheres, Mathematics – PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU/International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Streat

Deadline
Tue 29th Jan 2019
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ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Human Geography, for 2019 entry

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

ESRC SWDTP funded studentships available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Tue 29th Jan 2019
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ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Sustainable Futures, for 2019 entry

£14,777 per annum for 2018-19

ESRC SWDTP funded studentships available for September 2019 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19.

Deadline
Wed 30th Jan 2019
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Development of novel transgenic fluorescent biosensor bivalves (oyster and mussel) for detecting oxidative stress - PhD (Funded)

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £14,777 per year.

This award provides annual funding to cover UK/EU tuition fees and a tax-free stipend. For students who pay UK/EU tuition fees the award will cover the tuition fees in full, plus at least £14,777 per year tax-free stipend. Students who pay international tuition fees are eligible to apply, but should note that the award will only provide payment for part of the international tuition fee and no stipend.

Deadline
Wed 30th Jan 2019
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New materials and structures that control the propagation of acoustic radiation, Physics & Astronomy– PhD (Funded)

Appoximately £14,500 per year for 4 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least approximately £14,500 for 4 years full-time. The student would be based in Physics Building at the Streatham Campus in Exeter.

Deadline
Wed 30th Jan 2019
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To model and manipulate material scatter effects to control the propagation of electromagnetic radiation, Physics & Astronomy– PhD (Funded)

Appoximately £14,500 per year for 4 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least approximately £14,500 for 4 years full-time. The student would be based in Physics Building at the Streatham Campus in Exeter.

Deadline
Thu 31st Jan 2019
Apply now

Debugging Lung Disease: Applying mathematical modelling for a precision medicine approach to the Pulmonary Microbiome

3 year studentship providing tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £14,777 per year for 2018-19

3 year studentship available for August(NTU)/September(UoE) 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend equivalent to UK research council rate, currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Thu 31st Jan 2019
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Low Temperature Sintering of Monolithic Ceramics and Ceramic Composites – PhD Engineering (Funded)

£14,777

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in March 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. The studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Streatham Campus in Exeter.

Deadline
Thu 31st Jan 2019
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Understanding brain dynamics: merging experiments and models. PhD in Mathematics (Funded)

3 year studentship funding covering tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance equivalent to research council rates. The maintenance allowance for 2018/19 is 14,777 per annum.

3 year studentship available for August(NTU)/September(UoE) 2019 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend equivalent to UK research council rate, currently £14,777 per annum for 2018-19, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 11th Feb 2019
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The Predictability of Climate, PhD Mathematics (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU/International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Streatha

Deadline
Mon 4th Mar 2019
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Postgraduate Research Global Excellence Scholarships - College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences - PhD

1 x International Tuition fee waiver, and 10 x 25% International Tuition Fee Waivers. For successful applicants, this funding will be recurrent for 3.5 years.

The College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is offering a number of Tuition Fee scholarships for International students of outstanding academic quality applying to study a PhD programme, starting in September 2019.

Deadline
Mon 4th Mar 2019
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Postgraduate Research Global Excellence Scholarships - College of Life and Environmental Sciences - PhD

1 x International Tuition fee waiver, and 10 x 25% International Tuition Fee Waivers. For successful applicants, this funding will be recurrent for 3.5 years.

The College of Life and Environmental Sciences is offering a number of Tuition Fee scholarships for International students of outstanding academic quality applying to study a PhD programme, starting in September 2019.

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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"Hands-on" molecules: using microwave metamaterials as analogues of molecular systems (PhD in Physics/Engineering)

Approx. £94,000 for 48 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, annual tax-free stipend at UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus £13,000 RTSG. International students: fees & RTSG only.

This project is subject to funding decision by EPSRC. The successful applicant will join the new CDT in Functional and Meta- Materials if Exeter succeeds in its bid. For eligible students the 4 year studentship (value approx. £94,000) will cover UK/EU tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI minimum doctoral(£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus an RTSG of £13,000. Tuition fees and RTSG only for international students. Learn more: www.exeter.ac.uk/metamaterials

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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A DNA-metal nanoparticle metamaterial for improved single-molecule biosensing (PhD in Physics/Engineering)

Approx. £94,000 for 48 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, annual tax-free stipend at UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus £13,000 RTSG. International students: fees & RTSG only.

This project is subject to funding decision by EPSRC. The successful applicant will join the new CDT in Functional and Meta- Materials if Exeter succeeds in its bid. For eligible students the 4 year studentship (value approx. £94,000) will cover UK/EU tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus an RTSG of £13,000. Tuition fees and RTSG only for international students. Learn more: www.exeter.ac.uk/metamaterials

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Antenna efficiency and match manipulation using metamaterials (EPSRC ICASE, PhD in Physics)

This studentship is of value around £110,000, which includes £25,000 towards the research project (travel, consumables, equipment etc.), tuition fees, and an annual, tax-free stipend of approximately £16,500 per year. UK / EU nationals only.

This iCase PhD studentship is of value around £110,000, which includes £25,000 towards the research project (travel, consumables, equipment etc.), tuition fees, and an annual, tax-free stipend of approximately £16,500 per year. To note: We are awaiting a decision from UKRI (EPSRC) regarding a bid for a Centre for Doctoral Training, www.exeter.ac.uk/metamaterials. The successful applicant will join this programme if Exeter succeeds in its bid. However this project will run regardless of the outcome.

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Chalcogenide-based memory and logic for flexible electronics applications (PhD in Physics/Engineering)

Approx. £102,000 for 48 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, annual tax-free stipend at UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £2,250 per year, plus £13,000 RTSG. International students: fees & RTSG only.

This project is subject to funding decision by EPSRC: We are currently awaiting a decision from EPSRC regarding an application for a Centre for Doctoral Training in Functional and Meta- Materials (2019-2027) which will build on our expertise in Doctoral Training gained through the CDT in Metamaterials (XM2) since 2014. A funding decision is expected by January 2019. See project details here: http://www.exeter.ac.uk/studying/funding/award/?id=3400

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Evaluation of spin-orbit torques in thin film magnetic materials and their use in driving (PhD in Physics)

Approx. £94,000 for 48 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, annual tax-free stipend at UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus £13,000 RTSG. International students: fees & RTSG only.

This project is subject to funding decision by EPSRC. The successful applicant will join the new CDT in Functional and Meta- Materials if Exeter succeeds in its bid. For eligible students the 4 year studentship (value approx. £94,000) will cover UK/EU tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI minimum doctoral level(£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus an RTSG of £13,000. Tuition fees and RTSG only for international students. Learn more: www.exeter.ac.uk/metamaterials

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Experimental topics in the manipulation of sound using metamaterials and metasurfaces (PhD in Physics)

approx £94,000; 4-year studentship: UK/EU students, includes tuition fees and an annual stipend (~17,000 per year)

For eligible students (UK/EU nationals only due to industry partner requirements) the 4 year studentship*(value approx. £94,000) will cover UK tuition fees, plus an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI national minimum doctoral level, enhanced by £2,250 per year (£17,027 for 2018), or pro rata for part-time study, plus a Research and Training Support Grant (RTSG) of £13,000.

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Exploring the space of electromagnetic materials, with applications to antenna design (PhD in Physics)

Approx. £68,000 for 42 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI national minimum doctoral level (£14,777 per year for 2018), plus £1,500 RTSG. UK nationals only.

This project is a 3.5 year long PhD studentship* which will cover UK tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 per year for 2018), plus a Research and Training Support Grant (RTSG) of £1,500*. *To note: We are awaiting a decision from UKRI (EPSRC) regarding a bid for a Centre for Doctoral Training. The successful applicant will join this programme if Exeter succeeds in its bid, and will be offered an enhanced studentship (total value of approx. £102000)

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Imaging at the tip of a needle: realising multimode fibre based micro-endoscopes (PhD in Physics/Engineering)

Approx. £94,000 for 48 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, annual tax-free stipend at UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus £13,000 RTSG. International students: fees & RTSG only.

This project is subject to funding decision by EPSRC. The successful applicant will join the new CDT in Functional and Meta- Materials if Exeter succeeds in its bid. For eligible students the 4 year studentship (value approx. £94,000) will cover UK/EU tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI minimum doctoral level(£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus an RTSG of £13,000. Tuition fees and RTSG only for international students. Learn more: www.exeter.ac.uk/metamaterials

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Manipulating the coupling and scattering between surface waves and plane waves on metasurfaces, and at their discontinuities (PhD in Physics/Engineering)

Approx. £68,000 for 42 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI national minimum doctoral level (£14,777 per year for 2018), plus £1,500 RTSG. UK/EU nationals only.

This project is a 3.5 year long PhD studentship* which will cover UK tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 per year for 2018), plus a Research and Training Support Grant (RTSG) of £1,500*. *To note: We are awaiting a decision from UKRI (EPSRC) regarding a bid for a Centre for Doctoral Training. The successful applicant will join this programme if Exeter succeeds in its bid, and will be offered an enhanced studentship (total value of approx. £102000)

Deadline
Tue 30th Apr 2019
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Topological polaritons in atomically thin metasurfaces (PhD in Physics/Engineering)

Approx. £94,000 for 48 months (pro-rata for part-time study): covers UK/EU tuition fees, annual tax-free stipend at UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus £13,000 RTSG. International students: fees & RTSG only.

This project is subject to funding decision by EPSRC. The successful applicant will join the new CDT in Functional and Meta- Materials if Exeter succeeds in its bid. For eligible students the 4 year studentship (value approx. £94,000) will cover UK/EU tuition fees, an annual tax-free stipend at the UKRI minimum doctoral level (£14,777 for 2018) plus £250 per year, plus an RTSG of £13,000. Tuition fees and RTSG only for international students. Learn more: www.exeter.ac.uk/metamaterials

Deadline
Fri 17th May 2019
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Sanctuary Scholarship

Full tuition fee waiver plus annual living cost grant

The Sanctuary Scholarship scheme enables individuals seeking asylum and refugees who are not able access student finance to study at the University of Exeter.

Deadline
Fri 31st May 2019
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Sports Scholarship and High Performance Programme

up to £2000 plus additional support services & coaching

Sports scholarships are awarded to students of outstanding sporting ability who show evidence of achievement at international level in their chosen sport. We also encourage applications from students who have achieved at national or regional level for consideration onto our High Performance Programme.

Deadline
Thu 15th Aug 2019
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Anning Morgan Bursary

£2,000

Available to any person resident in Cornwall during their post-graduate studies and undertaking a programme at the Penryn or Truro Campus. Students must be in receipt of an offer for 2019 entry in order to be considered.

Deadline
Thu 15th Aug 2019
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Cornwall Heritage Trust Scholarship

£1000

A one year award of up to £1000 for one or more postgraduate students producing dissertations/theses centred on an aspect of Cornwall's heritage who will be registered for the coming academic year.

There is no application for this award. You will be automatically considered.
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Alumni scholarships for Doctoral-level study

£750-£3,000 dependent on programme and fee status

A tuition fee discount is available to suitably qualified University of Exeter alumni starting a postgraduate research degree in the 2019/20 academic year.

There is no application for this award. You will be automatically considered.
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University of Exeter Alumni Scholarship

£750 - £3000

A tuition fee discount for all University of Exeter alumni who start a postgraduate degree with us in September 2019.

Deadline
Tue 1st Oct 2019
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Fulbright Scholarships: Postgraduate Student Awards

Full tuition waiver for one year of Masters / PhD & living stipend

Our UK Partnership award with Fulbright is available for master's or doctoral students wishing to study at the University. The award takes the form of a tuition fee waiver for the first year of graduate study (either Masters or PhD) and a living stipend (of £13,200 in 2019/20). We also accept scholars in receipt of Fulbright 'Open Awards' (also referred to as the All Disciplines Award).

Deadline
Tue 30th Jun 2020
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US Department of Education - Federal Student Loan

Variable

The federal government offers a number of financial aid programs, including these loans, to help pay for your education.

Deadline passed
(Mon 24th Sep 2018)
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Interacting with real objects in virtual reality. Sport and Health Sciences PhD (Self funded)

This project is self-funded

A self funded doctoral project to develop a series of virtual reality object interaction experiments in order to understand how good we are at doing tasks in virtual reality, and what the consequences are of practising sporting tasks in virtual reality before trying them in the physical world

Deadline passed
(Mon 1st Oct 2018)
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Marshall Scholarships for graduate study

Varies

Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.

Deadline passed
(Mon 26th Nov 2018)
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Illuminating mechanisms of RNA transcription by novel optical super-resolution imaging approaches, Biophysics or Biology – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences in partnership with Bio-Techne, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the Living Systems Institute at the Streatham Campus in Exete