|Type of award||PhD Research Studentship|
|Department||Faculty of Engineering|
|Details||Covers tuition fees (at Home/EU rate), tax-free stipend of £13,726 pa plus a travel/consumables budget|
|Eligibility||UK/EU applicants only;
First Class or Upper Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject area
|Deadline||Completed applications, including all supporting documents and references, should be received by 12 noon on Monday 26 January 2015.|
Applications are invited for fully funded EPSRC PhD studentships in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Bristol. Applicants should be of outstanding quality and exceptionally motivated.
Bristol's engineering heritage is world famous, and the city continues to be an international leader in engineering. Working at the heart of this local industry, the Faculty of Engineering has attracted over £80 million in industrial and governmental research awards over the past five years, and has spent over £25 million on infrastructure and laboratory equipment that will keep it at the forefront of teaching and research.
The Faculty has six Departments and a number of multi-disciplinary research centres. Applications for PhD programmes in any of these departments are invited.
Details on all our research areas can be found on the research pages of the Faculty of Engineering website.
These EPSRC Doctoral Training Grants are open to applicants who are UK citizens, or EU citizens resident in the UK for at least 3 years. Applicants should hold or expect to obtain a First Class or Upper Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject area.
The studentships are renewable for up to 3.5 years, subject to satisfactory progress, and will provide for tuition fees, a tax-free stipend of at least £13590 per year (subject to annual increase) plus a travel/consumables budget.
Information enquiries may be made to the Graduate Education Team via email. Prospective candidates are also encouraged to contact potential supervisors regarding possible research projects.
To apply for this studentship submit a PhD application using our online application system.