ONE Planet Doctoral Training Partnership

ONE Planet offers a cohort-based doctoral training partnership at Newcastle and Northumbria Universities. The Natural and Environmental Research Council (NERC) funds the partnership.

Ensuring that students are trained in key skills and the requisite knowledge base means that ONE Planet partners span industry, regulatory authorities to government with dedicated placements aligned with the Government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund – aiming to bring together the UK’s world-leading research with business – clean growth and the knowledge economy. Find out more about our Partners

The proximity of NCL and UNN allows ONE Planet to provide a series of core cohort activities to best develop the cohort experience, skills and expertise of students and ensure the development of graduates with the required skills

Innovative ways of working

Our vision is to provide a training environment that develops and fosters innovative, transformative ways of working.

We aim to produce independent research scientists and future leaders. They will design sustainable transdisciplinary responses needed to address intensifying global change.

PhD funded studentships

We have 12 PhD funded studentship awards available for entry September 2019.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 31st January 2019. We confirm the outcome of awards in March 2019.

Internationally recognised research excellence

Our internationally recognised research excellence spans the NERC science remit, including: