PhD Studentships

EPSRC Studentships

Applications for EPSRC Studentships are now closed for September 2021 entry. 

There are currently up to 10 fully-funded EPSRC PhD studentship awards available across Newcastle University and the University of Nottingham. 

Home and International students (including EU) are welcome to apply but please note that there are a limited number of international awards available. Further information will be provided at application stage.

Sucessful applicants will receive full fees and an annual living allowance which is based on the UKRI 2021/22 rate (estimated minimum award £15,591). A substantive Research Training Support Grant (RTSG) of £18,000 to cover the costs for consumables, travel, conferences, and access to placement opportunities with industrial partners.

Applicants wishing to be considered for an EPSRC studentship at Newcastle should apply directly to Newcastle and enter GEO21-02 into the studentship code when submitting an online application. Applicants applying to Nottingham should use the code U3019 as part of their application (see How to apply).

Industry Studentships

More information on our industry studentships will be released shortly.

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