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 25th Jun 2018
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Complex Systems and Infectious Diseases - Computer Science – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,777 for 3.5 yrs

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciencesis inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students 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 would be based in Exeter in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Streatham Campus

Deadline
Thu 28th Jun 2018
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Ecological impacts of microplastic debris in river systems worldwide, Biosciences - PhD (Funded)

£14,777

About the Award The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2018 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. Location: The student would be based in the Ecotoxicology research group, Biosciences, in the College of Life and

Deadline
Fri 29th Jun 2018
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Analytic Number Theory over Function Fields, Mathematics– MPhil/PhD (Funded)

14777 for 3.5 yrs

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Exeter in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a Leverhulme fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2018

Deadline
Fri 29th Jun 2018
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Disruptive Technologies for Acoustic Noise Reduction

£14,777 for 4 yrs

TEAM-A: The tailored electromagnetic and acoustic materials accelerator, is an EPSRC Prosperity Partnership programme. TEAM-A builds upon the successful relationship that exists between the University of Exeter and QinetiQ, its aim is to develop advanced materials that can be used to control and manipulate the propagation of electromagnetic and acoustic energy, in a highly tailored, bespoke fashion, and develop innovative techniques for their cost-effective manufacture. We are inviting applications for a f

Deadline
Fri 29th Jun 2018
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Modelling modern engineering structures under extreme operational conditions, Engineering – PhD (Funded)

£14,777 for 3.5 yrs

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship in nonlinear dynamics to commence in September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students 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 would be based in Engineering in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Scie

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials (PhD studentship): Acoustic imaging in turbid environments

Approximately £90,000, including research and travel budget, tuition fees and stipend (approximately £14,500 plus a £2,000 top-up, payable to UK or EU students only)

This PhD studentship is part of the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia. Our studentships are of value approximately £90,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU stundets only)

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials (PhD studentship): All-optical metasurface modulators for THz radiation

Approximately £90,000, including research and travel budget, tuition fees and stipend (approximately [£14,500/£16,500] payable to UK or EU students only)

This PhD studentship is part of the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia. Our studentships are of value approximately £90,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU stundets only)

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials (PhD studentship): Design and Manufacture of Broadband 3D Multilayer Metamaterials for Microwave and mm-wave Application

Approximately £90,000, including research and travel budget, tuition fees and annual stipend (approximately £14,500 plus £2,000 top-up (tbc) payable to UK or EU students only)

This PhD studentship is part of the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia. Our studentships are of value approximately £90,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU stundets only)

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials (PhD studentship): Manipulating the coupling and scattering between surface waves and plane waves on metasurfaces, and at their discontinuities

Approximately £90,000, including research and travel budget, tuition fees and annual stipend (approximately £14,500 plus £2,000 top-up (tbc) payable to UK or EU students only)

This PhD studentship is part of the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia. Our studentships are of value approximately £90,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU stundets only)

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials (PhD studentship, EPSRC ICase): Antenna efficiency and match manipulation using metamaterials

The studentships are 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.

This PhD studentship is an EPSRC iCase and will be part of the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Our aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia. The studentship is of value approximately £90,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU stundets only).

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials/Prosperity Partnership TEAM-A (PhD studentship): New materials and structures that control the propagation of acoustic radiation

Approximately £90,000, including research and travel budget, tuition fees and stipend (approximately £14500 payable to UK nationals only)

This PhD studentship is part of the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia. Our studentships are of value approximately £90,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU stundets only)

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials/Prosperity Partnership TEAM-A (PhD studentship): To model and manipulate material scatter effects to control the propagation of electromagnetic radiation

Approximately £90,000, including research and travel budget, tuition fees and stipend (approximately £14500 payable to UK nationals only)

This PhD studentship is part of the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia. Our studentships are of value approximately £90,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU stundets only)

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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Physics PhD studentship (aligned to EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials): Optical detection of magnetization dynamics induced by spin-orbit torques

For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,553 for 39 months full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. A paid 3 months summer student project prior PhD start is available.

The studentship is aligned to the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia.

Deadline
Sat 30th Jun 2018
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Physics PhD studentship (aligned to EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials): Towards flexible micro-endoscopy: compressive characterisation and control of light propagation through multi-mode optical fibres

This project is a 3.5 year long PhD studentship. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 per year, for 3.5 years (42 months) full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

The studentship is aligned to the EPSRC Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2). Its aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia.

Deadline
Thu 5th Jul 2018
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Impacts of Sphagnum reintroduction in restored peatlands - MPhil/PhD Geography

£14,777

The University of Exeter (UoE) in partnership with South West Water (SWW), invite applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2018. For eligible students, the studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of £14,777 for 3 years. The student would be based in Geography in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences at the Streatham Campus in Exeter.

Deadline
Sat 7th Jul 2018
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Epidemiology of bovine tuberculosis in badgers, Biosciences, Statistics – MPhil/PhD (NERC iCASE Funded)

tuition fees and £14,777 stipend

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for a NERC iCASE PhD studentship funded by NERC and the Animal and Plant Health Agency, to commence in September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline
Mon 9th Jul 2018
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Development of bio-based, low carbon and low cost building materials with improved thermal and acoustic properties – harvesting the potential of vegetal fibres. NERC GW4+ DTP NPIF studentship

£14,553 per annum for 2017-18

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for October 2018 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,553 per annum for 2017-18.

Deadline
Mon 9th Jul 2018
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Met-Ocean data for autonomous marine systems, Renewable Energy – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,777 per year for 3.5 years

The Centre for Offshore Technology, part of 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 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU and 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

Deadline
Mon 9th Jul 2018
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Sustainable sourcing of platinum-group metal (PGM) from unconventional resources for supply to hydrogen production and fuel cell electric vehicles. NERC GW4+ DTP NPIF studentship

£14,553 per annum for 2017-18

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for October 2018 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,553 per annum for 2017-18.

Deadline
Thu 12th Jul 2018
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Bayesian Optimisation for Graphs, Computer Science, Mathematics – PhD (Funded)

£14,777

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for an EPSRC NPIF PhD studentship to commence in September 2018. This project is one of two projects that are in competition for funding from the EPSRC NPIF scheme.

Deadline
Thu 12th Jul 2018
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Towards understanding recurrent neural networks by means of network attractors, Computer Science, Mathematics – PhD (Funded)

£14,777

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for an EPSRC NPIF PhD studentship to commence in September 2018. This project is one of two projects that are in competition for funding from the EPSRC NPIF scheme. For eligible students the studentship will cover tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £14,777 for 4 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the Innovation Centre or Harriso

Deadline
Fri 13th Jul 2018
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Big Data Analytics: Visualising high-dimensional cost function landscapes - Computer Science - PhD (Funded)

£14,777 for 3.5 years

Big Data Analytics: Visualising high-dimensional cost function landscapes

Deadline
Mon 16th Jul 2018
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High efficient perovskite solar cells through colloidal chemistry approach, Renewable Energy – MPhil/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 2018 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 Renewable Energy in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sc

Deadline
Wed 18th Jul 2018
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Bayer International Fellowship Program

Varied

The Bayer International Fellowship Program consists of scholarship programs that offer tailored financial support to students and apprentices in scientific and medical disciplines.

Deadline
Fri 20th Jul 2018
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Enabling efficient high-fidelity CFD for moving geometries, Engineering – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,777

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

Deadline
Sat 28th Jul 2018
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Novel strategies for the use of machine learning in structural health monitoring. 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 September 2018 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 Engineering in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Stre

Deadline
Mon 30th Jul 2018
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Nanocomposite bearing materials for next generation high performance/low emission internal combustion engine applications, Engineering –PhD (Funded)

£14,777 for 4 yrs

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, in partnership with Daido Metal Co Ltd European Technical Centre, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship sponsored by the Royal Society to commence in September 2018. 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 part-time study. The student would be based in the Functional Nanomaterial

Deadline
Wed 15th Aug 2018
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Anning Morgan Bursary

£2,000

Available to any person resident in Cornwall and studying at the Penryn Campus during their graduate year. Students must be in receipt of an offer for 2018 entry in order to be considered.

Deadline
Fri 31st Aug 2018
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Bolashak Scholarship

Full tuition fee waiver and living expenses

Offered to Kazakh students by the Kazakhstan Ministry of Education across a range of subject areas for both postgraduate Taught and Research programmes. Award is conferred as monthly stipend in addition to the fee waiver.

There is no application for this award. You will be automatically considered.
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University of Exeter Progression to Postgraduate Research Programmes

£750 to £1,000

A tuition fee discount is available to University of Exeter students progressing directly from an undergraduate degree to a limited number of MbyRes, MPhil and PhD programmes in September 2018. This award is available for selected programmes only, please see the main advertisement for details.

Deadline
Mon 24th Sep 2018
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Adaptive power management strategies for arrays of oscillating water column wave energy converters. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Analysis and Control of Multistability in Non-Smooth Dynamical Systems. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Autonomous vehicles. Self-funded PhD in Engineering

Self-funded

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

Deadline
Mon 24th Sep 2018
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Controlled Vibro-Impact Drilling for Suppressing Stick-Slip Oscillations in Oilwell Drill-Strings. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Dynamics and Control of Engineering Systems. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Energy Efficient Control of Multistable Engineering Systems. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Fretting wear testing and hybrid FE-DE modelling. 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 24th Sep 2018
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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 24th Sep 2018
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Large scale free-positioning wireless power transfer system for indoor applications. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Meshless modelling methods. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Nanomaterials/nanocomposites for nanodevices. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Prototype Development of an Autonomous Self-Propelled Capsule Pipeline Inspection Gauge Robot. 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 24th Sep 2018
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Using THz spectroscopy to investigate the size-dependant plasmon resonances of WOx nanowires. 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 1st Oct 2018
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Fulbright Scholarships: Postgraduate Student Awards

Varies

Fulbright US Student Postgraduate Student Awards can be applied to any master's or doctoral degree at any recognised UK university, as well as for independent research projects.

Deadline
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
(Sat 7th Oct 2017)
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Blue Communities: exploring the intersections between marine ecosystems, gender, health and wellbeing in coastal communities in South East Asia, Medicine – PhD (Funded)

£ 14,553 for 3 years

The overall aim of the project is to: “develop interdisciplinary research capability and lasting collaborations that: facilitate innovative application of integrated planning in the marine environment within the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme and other marine parks and their communities in South East Asia, and respond to the UN Sustainable Development Goals of no poverty, zero hunger and good health and well-being for coastal communities through the sustainable use of marine resources”.

Deadline passed
(Sat 7th Oct 2017)
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Blue Communities: Public perceptions of the risks and benefits of marine ecosystems for human health and wellbeing in South East Asia, Medicine – PhD (funded)

£ 14,553 for 3 years

The overall aim of the project is to: “develop interdisciplinary research capability and lasting collaborations that: facilitate innovative application of integrated planning in the marine environment within the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme and other marine parks and their communities in South East Asia, and respond to the UN Sustainable Development Goals of no poverty, zero hunger and good health and well-being for coastal communities through the sustainable use of marine resources”.

Deadline passed
(Tue 10th Oct 2017)
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Optical Nanosensors for Biochemical Analysis of Single Molecules – PhD Physics (Funded)

£14,553 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 January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Tue 10th Oct 2017)
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Theoretical basis for Emergent Constraints on Climate Change – PhD Mathematics (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

The ECCLES project aims to reduce uncertainties in climate-carbon projections using Emergent Constraints. Emergent constraints are relationships between observable variations in the Earth System and future changes, which are evident across an ensemble of models.

Deadline passed
(Sun 15th Oct 2017)
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Control and Isolation of Low Level Vibrations in Civil Engineering Structures - ENG- PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

This PhD studentship project will use analytical, numerical and experimental methods for development of vibration control and isolation techniques for highly vibration-sensitive instrumentation and manufacturing equipment.

Deadline passed
(Sun 15th Oct 2017)
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Glucocorticoid drugs and their effects in fish - Biosciences – PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 4 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences, in partnership with AstraZeneca, is inviting applications for a fully-funded BBSRC CTP PhD studentship to commence in September 2017 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 £14,553 for 4 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in Biosciences in the College of Life and Environmental Science

Deadline passed
(Wed 18th Oct 2017)
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Science for management of the BIOT Marine Reserve: socio-economics of illegal, unreported and unregulated fisheries, Biosciences – PhD (Funded)

£ 14,553 for 3 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences, in partnership with the Zoological Society of London (ZSL), and with funding from the Bertarelli Programme in Marine Science, is inviting applications for a PhD studentship, to commence in January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter

Deadline passed
(Sun 5th Nov 2017)
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Global Education Program Scholarship

Fully funded

The Global Education Program (GEP) scholarship is provided by the Russian Government and covers Masters and PhD studies in science, engineering, medicine, education and management in social sphere.

Deadline passed
(Tue 7th Nov 2017)
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Nanowire Sensors for hearing device - Engineering - PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3 years

The broad aim of this PhD project is to create nanowires that can be used to develop sensors for hearing aids. The project involves nanomaterials synthesis, processing and property characterization.

Deadline passed
(Fri 10th Nov 2017)
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Novel Carbon Reinforced Carbide Ceramic Composites for Extreme Environments, ENG – PhD (Funded)

£14,553 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 January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Sun 19th Nov 2017)
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International Boeing PhD studentship, Multiscale Modelling Manufacturing Induced Defects in Large Aerospace Components – ENG – PhD (Funded)

£17000 for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Maths and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to study Multiscale Modelling of Manufacturing Induced Defects in Large Aerospace Components

Deadline passed
(Fri 24th Nov 2017)
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Remote sensing and DEEP learning for early warning of WATER hazards (DeepWater), Computer Science – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, in partnership with Plymouth Marine Lab is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Sun 26th Nov 2017)
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EU funded PhD Studentship in Camborne School of Mines: Safety & Sustainable Development associated with the low impact mining of small high grade deposits Geology – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

This PhD is part of the EU H2020 funded IMPACT project being led by the Camborne School of Mines.

Deadline passed
(Wed 29th Nov 2017)
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Is the Southern Ocean a source or a sink for atmospheric CO2? -- new instruments and analyses [Oceanography)] – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Thu 11th Jan 2018)
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BECAR (Argentina)

Fully funded

Postgraduate scholarships offered jointly by Bec.Ar/Universities UK, available for students of Argentinean nationality with a first degree of minimum 4 years. Priority areas are Science, Technology and Innovation. The recipient will be expected to return to Argentina on completion of their studies.

Deadline passed
(Fri 12th Jan 2018)
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Moments of L-functions and Random Matrix Theory, Mathematics - MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,553 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 2018 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 £14,553 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in Exeter in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Streatham

Deadline passed
(Tue 30th Jan 2018)
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Quantifying the Risk of European Extreme Windstorms and Precipitation Events Associated with Extratropical Cyclones – Mathematics PhD (Funded)

£14,553 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 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Mon 5th Feb 2018)
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Modelling the Partially Ionised Solar Chromosphere, Mathematics – PhD (Funded)

£14,553 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 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Mon 5th Feb 2018)
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Multi-spacecraft investigations of solar and heliospheric plasmas, Mathematics – PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded STFC PhD studentship to commence in September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Thu 8th Feb 2018)
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Application of a novel trajectory approach to improve understanding of the role of aerosols in the Arctic - Mathematics - PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, in partnership with The Met Office is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in March 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Fri 9th Feb 2018)
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Can Natural Marine Emissions Help Explain Southern Ocean Climate?,- Geography– MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 4 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences, in partnership with The Met Office is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2018

Deadline passed
(Sun 18th Feb 2018)
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Synuclein plasticity: the Achilles heel of nerve function linked to the onset of Parkinson’s disease , Biosciences – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,553 for 3.5 years

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence as soon as possible or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Wed 28th Feb 2018)
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COLFUTURO Scholarships Loan Programme

£20,000

COLFUTURO offers scholarship-loans to provide financial support to Colombian citizens to access high-quality postgraduate study Masters or Doctoral programs abroad.

Deadline passed
(Fri 9th Mar 2018)
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The General Circulation of Planetary Atmospheres, 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 2018 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 Department of Mathematics in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sci

Deadline passed
(Mon 19th Mar 2018)
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Exploring instability in complex systems, Mathematics – PhD (Funded)

£14,553 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 April 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Deadline passed
(Wed 28th Mar 2018)
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EngD in Novel Heat Resistant Paints for Stoves and Relevant Applications

4-year studentship for UK/EU students to include tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance of £18,553 per year

The University of Exeter and Hunter Stoves Ltd are seeking a top class candidate to undertake research leading to the award of an International Engineering Doctorate, awarded jointly by the Universities of Exeter, Warwick and Cranfield.

Deadline passed
(Wed 28th Mar 2018)
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Mathematical modelling of gravity currents over variable cross-section in oscillating environments

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 October 2018 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 Department of Mathematics in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Scien

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Sports Scholarship and High Performance Programme

up to £3000 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.

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(Fri 20th Apr 2018)
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How will changing climate variability affect ecosystem resilience?,

£14,777 for 3 yrs

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciencesis inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2018 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 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in the inter-disciplinary Earth System Science group in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences at the

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Becas Chile (Conicyt)

Fully funded

Scholarships offered for studies in the UK, available for Chilean nationals (and others with permanent residence in Chile) in all areas except Management/MBA/Commercial Law and where the recipient will be expected to return to Chile on completion of their studies.

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(Thu 10th May 2018)
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Microplastics in Wastewater, Engineering

£14,777

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

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(Tue 15th May 2018)
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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.

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(Fri 18th May 2018)
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Building A Global Acid Rock/Acid Mine Drainage Biogeochemical Model for Environmental Impact Assessment, Environment & Sustainability Institute and Camborne School of Mines – MPhil/PhD (Funded)

£14,777

The College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is seeking applications for a funded PhD project in Geology/Mining & Minerals

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(Tue 29th May 2018)
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Smart operational control for reduced discolouration risk in self-cleaning water distribution systems, Engineering – PhD (Funded)

£14,777

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

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(Wed 6th Jun 2018)
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Online (mis)information and climate change: Using network analysis and machine learning to understand environmental debate PhD (Funded)

14777 for 3.5 yrs

This data science PhD project will apply complex network analysis and machine learning to study the online media ecosystem around the contentious topic of climate change. Despite widespread scientific consensus, climate change remains a controversial and politicised topic. On one side, environmentalists push for greater action to prevent and mitigate the effects of climate change. On the other, a well-funded climate denial lobby promote doubt and confuse public opinion. This debate is actively pursued in

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(Fri 8th Jun 2018)
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Flexible Distributed Networked Control and Data Analytics for Stochastic Renewable Energy Driven Futuristic Smart Grids, Mathematics–PhD (Funded)

£14,777 for 3.5 yrs

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 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover full 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 the Department of Mathematics in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Scienc

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An ontology based smart city modelling and implementation of the artificial intelligence (multi-agent system, fuzzy logic, artificial neural network and optimisation algorithms) to control the energy and water. 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.

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(Sun 10th Jun 2018)
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Autonomous Downhole Drilling. 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

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(Sun 10th Jun 2018)
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Computational electromagnetics of advanced magnetic devices and systems. 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

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(Sun 10th Jun 2018)
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Digital Bystanders and the Future of Policing: towards a ‘Citizen Forensics’. Self-funded PhD in Psychology

This project is self-funded

The College of Life and Environmental Sciences is seeking applications for an self-funded 3-3.5 year PhD project in Psychology.

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(Sun 10th Jun 2018)
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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

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(Sun 10th Jun 2018)
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Higher Order Methods for Finite Volume CFD. 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

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(Sun 10th Jun 2018)
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Reliability Engineering Methods for Offshore Renewable Energy Systems. 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

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(Sun 10th Jun 2018)
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The effect of age and risk of falling on walking: A biomechanics and non-linear dynamics approach. Self-funded PhD in Sport and Health Sciences.

This project is self-funded

This 3-4 year biomechanics and motor control project will characterise walking from a non-linear dynamics and coordination perspective with specific application to ageing and risk of falling.

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(Mon 11th Jun 2018)
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Data-Driven Mobile Networking Techniques for Efficient QoS Provisioning

£14,777 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 Sep 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover UK/EU tuition fees. The student would be based in Computer Science in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences at the Streatham Campus in Exeter. Location: Computer Science, Streatham Campus, Exeter Academic Supervisors: Dr Ji