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PhD 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 6th Dec 2021
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Hijacking Host Cell Organelles: How do obligate intracellular pathogens tether host organelle membranes? PhD in Biosciences (BBSRC SWBio DTP)

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
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NetClamp: A new experimental tool to manipulate neural networks, PhD in Biosciences (BBSRC SWBio DTP)

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
Apply now

Non-genetic paternal effects on offspring reproduction and health: mechanisms and evolutionary consequences in a bird model system. PhD in Biosciences (BBSRC SWBio DTP)

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
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Novel epigenetic markers of embryo quality to improve fish domestication. PhD in Biosciences (BBSRC SWBio DTP)

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
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Optimising water chemistry for intensive production of rainbow trout in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS). BBSRC SWBio DTP CASE studentship 2022 Entry. PhD in Biosciences.

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
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Protein Choreography of the Molecular Compass. PhD in Biosciences. (BBSRC SWBio DTP)

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23.

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
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Sustainable wine production through biological control of diseases. BBSRC SWBio DTP CASE studentship 2022 Entry. PhD in Biosciences.

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
Apply now

The cellular and molecular basis of ageing in bacteria. PhD in Biosciences. (BBSRC SWBio DTP)

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
Apply now

The net effect of microbial siderophores on above- and belowground soil health. PhD in Biosciences (BBSRC SWBio DTP)

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 6th Dec 2021
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Understanding insecticide detoxification in key hoverfly pollinator guilds. BBSRC SWBio DTP CASE studentship 2022 Entry. PhD in Biosciences

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

BBSRC SWBio DTP funded CASE studentship available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23, on a full time basis.

Deadline
Mon 13th Dec 2021
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Geothermal Resource Extraction, Camborne School of Mines – two MbyRes positions (funded)

The award provides funding to cover Home tuition fees and a tax-free stipend.

The award provides annual funding to cover Home tuition fees and a tax-free stipend. For students who meet the UK residency requirement and pay Home tuition fees, the award will cover the research costs and tuition fees in full, plus a stipend at the Research Council rate (2021/22) of at least £15,609 per year tax-free. 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
Mon 20th Dec 2021
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UKRI iCASE IBM Studentship - Bayesian Methods For Climate Impact Uncertainty Quantification. PhD in Mathematics

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time

The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship. The studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 3rd Jan 2022
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Developing a testing strategy to predict long term epigenetic effects of environmental chemicals. NERC DCT ECORISC PhD Studentship for 2022 entry, PhD in Biosciences

For eligible students the studentship will cover tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3 years 10 months full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in October 2022. For eligible students the studentship will cover tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3 years 10 months full-time, or pro rata for part-time study. The student would be based in Biological Sciences in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences at the Streatham Campus in Exeter.

Deadline
Mon 3rd Jan 2022
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UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Environmental Intelligence: Data Science & AI for Sustainable Futures

UK/EU tuition fees together with a yearly stipend at UKRI rates (£15,609 for 2021/22)

UKRI Funded studentships available for Autumn 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of Home tuition fees and a stipend of £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Fri 7th Jan 2022
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Are shellfish hotspots for AMR evolution and transmission? [microbiology, evolutionary biology, bio-clinical science, public health, aquaculture] – PhD (Funded)

3.5 year studentship: Home tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £15,609 per year.

This award provides annual funding to cover Home tuition fees and a tax-free stipend. For students who pay Home tuition fees the award will cover the tuition fees in full, plus at least £15,609 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
Fri 7th Jan 2022
Apply now

Meta-analyses and analytical platform design for biological inference of bacterial metabarcoding data [Biosciences, Environmental Science, Ecology, Marine biology, Evolution, Zoology] – PhD (Funded)

3.5 year studentship: Home tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £15,609 per year.

This award provides annual funding to cover Home tuition fees and a tax-free stipend. For students who pay Home tuition fees the award will cover the tuition fees in full, plus at least £15,609 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
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Accelerating Uncertainty Quantification with Deep Learning. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Engineering

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Ammonia (NH3) in the marine atmosphere and impact on aerosols DTP Research Theme(s): Changing Planet NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Biosciences

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Assessing the Impact of Dynamic Turbulence Modelling on Sub-Kilometric Unified Model Simulations of Convective Storms during WesCon, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Autonomous technologies and the marine carbon cycle: Impacts of coastal processes on ocean acidification and blue carbon. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Biosciences.

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Bayesian Machine Learning and Sampling Methods for Geophysical Inversion using Large Scale Seismic and Reservoir Simulations, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Climate and plastic refugia for ocean species. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Biosciences

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Data Enabled Adaptive AUV Sampling & Statistical Modelling for Marine Ecosystem Monitoring & Prediction, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Engineering

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Deep Learning for Model Calibration. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Development of carbon negative building materials. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Engineering.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Ecophysiology of Inga: a key revolutionary genus in tropical forest restoration, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Geography

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Effects of rapid Arctic climate change on jet streams and extreme weather, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Emergent constraints on Earth’s future climate, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Establishing long-term baselines of marine variability in the northwest European shelf seas. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Geography

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Estimating radiological emissions through Bayesian source inversion techniques, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics/Global System

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

From anther to atmosphere: building a better pollen forecast for human health, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Geography

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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From Ultrastructure to Functionality: a New Paradigm on Cartilage Repair and Regeneration Strategy. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Engineering

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Glaciers and future water supplies in the Himalayas, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Geography

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

High impact weather events from fronts – weather forecasts and future projections. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Investigating ‘cross-talk’ between pathogenic Vibrio and phytoplankton, and implications for human health under climate change. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Biosciences.

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-2023

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Machine Learning with Fewer Labels for Automatic Plankton Classification, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Computer Science

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Marine ecosystem change across major human transitions – chicken or egg? Using models to attribute past ecosystem responses to human and natural drivers. – PhD (Funded)

Home or International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 4 years full-time.

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in March 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home or International tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 4 years full-time. The student would be based in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences at either the Streatham Campus in Exeter or the Penryn Campus in Cornwall.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Monitoring of landslide hazards with wireless sensor networks and machine learning, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Geography

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Phytoplankton as indicators of environmental change. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Biosciences.

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Probing the dynamics of hydrothermal systems at polar active volcanic calderas and their role in volcanic unrest, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Geology

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Quantifying and mapping rates of ecologically-driven sediment production on coral reefs, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Geography

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Recovery from an oceanic anoxic event – an integrated approach using palaeontology, chemostratigraphy and biogeochemistry, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mining and Engineering

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Simulation-optimisation for resilient and sustainable supply chain network in offshore wind energy. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Engineering.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Spatio-temporal Bayesian modelling for statistical post-processing of weather forecasts. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Mathematics.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Statistical post-processing of ensemble forecasts of compound weather risk, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

The effect of precipitation patterns on tropical peatland initiation, stability and growth. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Tracking Storms and Extreme Rainfall over Brazil in Convection-Permitting Simulations of Present and Future Climate, NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2021-2022

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Uncertainty quantification for precision medicine. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Mathematics.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Understanding and constraining the relationship between cloud feedbacks, the tropical circulation and the hydrological cycle. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Natural Sciences

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Understanding nonlinear wave-particle interactions in Earth’s radiation belts to improve space weather modelling. NERC GW4+ DTP PhD studentship for 2022 Entry, PhD in Mathematics

£15,609 per annum for 2022-23

NERC GW4+ funded studentship available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2022-23.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Understanding urban crime with computational models. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

University of Exeter’s Living Systems Institute - PhD Studentships 2022/23

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2022-23

Places are fully funded with funding also available for overseas applicants. This includes payment of tuition fees, a personal stipend for 3.5 years (currently £15,609 per year 2021/22) and a training budget.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
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Using Complex Networks and Machine Learning to Detect Situational Inauthentic Behaviour Online. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 10th Jan 2022
Apply now

Wave and mean flow interaction in rotating, stratified, and electrically conducting fluids. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Mathematics.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Fri 14th Jan 2022
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ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 studentships: Human Geography, for 2022/23 entry

£15,609 per annum for 2021-22

ESRC SWDTP funded studentships available for September 2022 entry. For eligible students, the studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Fri 21st Jan 2022
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University of Exeter Astrophysics group PhD Studentships - 2022/23 entry

Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £15,609 per year for 2021-22

Places are fully funded with funding also available for overseas applicants. This includes payment of tuition fees, a personal stipend for 3.5 years (currently £15,609 per year 2021/22)and a training budget.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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AEM Water Electrolyser for Green Hydrogen Production from Renewable for Energy Storage. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Renewable Energy (Engineering)

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
Apply now

All-optical modulation for optical computation and imaging. (CDT in Metamaterials, PhD in Physics/Engineering)

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Bayesian Multi-Objective Optimisation and Multi-Fidelity Reduced-Order Models for Digital Twinning. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Compositional Verification of Smart Contracts in Isabelle. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Computer Sciences Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC Funded

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £15,609 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentships available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Electrokinetics for the in situ recovery of metals from fine grained industrial waste. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Mining and Minerals Engineering.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Engineering Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC Funded Studentships for September 2022 Entry

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £15,609 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentships available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Formal Verification for Safety- or Security-Critical Systems. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Improving Network Visibility to Support Active Management of Electricity Distribution Network. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Engineering.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Machine Learning to Quantify Uncertainty. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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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 £15,609 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentships available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Numerical analysis of innovative algorithms for solving partial differential equations applied to complex, multiscale problems. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Mathematics.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Physics Research PhD Studentships - EPSRC Funded

3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £15,609 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentships available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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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 £15,609 per year.

EPSRC Funded studentships available for September 2022 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £15,609 per annum for 2021-22.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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Software Engineering for Security- or Safety-Critical Systems. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Computer Science.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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The Atmospheric Dynamics of Tropical Expansion. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Mathematics.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 24th Jan 2022
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The Future of Intelligent Stormwater Management. EMPS College Home fees Studentship, PhD in Engineering.

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

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 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 28th Feb 2022
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COLFUTURO Ayudar Joint Graduate Scholarship-Loan Programme - 2022 call

Tuition fees and living stipend for a maximum of two years

COLFUTURO offers scholarship-loans to provide financial support to Colombian citizens to access high-quality Masters or Doctoral programs abroad. Recipients of Colfuturo funding who have applied to study a Masters degree at the University will be considered for the University's Ayudar Scholarship which provides an annual stipend in line with the UK Research Council recommendations c.£15,609 in 2021/22).

There is no application for this award. You will be automatically considered.
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University of Exeter Alumni Scholarship 2021/22

10% reduction in the first year tuition fee

A tuition fee discount for University of Exeter alumni who start a postgraduate degree with us in 2021/22

Deadline
Mon 9th May 2022
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Disentangling the Chiral Clutter: Optically Enhanced Rotational Spectroscopy. (CDT in Metamaterials, PhD in Physics)

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

The University of Exeter’s Centre for Doctoral Training in Metamaterials, with industry partners QinetiQ, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship. The studentship can commence in early 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Mon 9th May 2022
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mm-wave imaging for cancer detection. (CDT in Metamaterials, PhD in Physics)

Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

The University of Exeter’s Centre for Doctoral Training in Metamaterials, with industry partners QinetiQ, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship. The studentship can commence in early 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. For eligible students the studentship will cover Home tuition fees plus an annual tax-free stipend of at least £15,609 for 3.5 years full-time, or pro rata for part-time study.

Deadline
Fri 20th May 2022
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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
Tue 31st May 2022
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Sports Scholarship Scheme

up to £3,000 plus additional support services worth £3,500

Sports scholarships are awarded to students of outstanding sporting ability who show evidence of achievement at international level in their chosen sport.

There is no application for this award. You will be automatically considered.
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University of Exeter Alumni Scholarship 2022/23

10% reduction in the first year tuition fee

A tuition fee discount for University of Exeter alumni who start a postgraduate degree with us in 2022/23

There is no application for this award. You will be automatically considered.
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University of Exeter Class of 2022 Progression Scholarship

10% reduction in the first year tuition fee

A tuition fee discount for current University of Exeter students completing a degree in 2022 and progressing directly to a standalone postgraduate programme with us in 2022/23

Deadline passed
(Sun 16th Aug 2020)
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CDT in Metamaterials: Smaller, Lighter, More Energy Efficient – using metamaterials and 3D printing to push antennas to the limits

Approximately £105,000, including research and travel budget, tuition fees and annual taxfree stipend (approx. £16,500 per year payable to UK or EU students only).

This PhD studentship is part of the UK's 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. Our studentships are of value approximately £105,000, which includes fees, a budget for research consumables, travel and training, and a tax-free stipend (UK/EU students only).

Deadline passed
(Tue 12th Oct 2021)
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Fulbright Scholarships: Postgraduate Student Awards - 2022/23 competition

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

Our UK Partnership award with Fulbright is available for Masters or Doctoral students who are USA or dual USA:UK citizens 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. We also accept scholars in receipt of Fulbright 'Open Awards' (also referred to as the All Disciplines Award).