College of Science and Engineering Studentships

Qualification: PhD

Departments: Chemistry Engineering Geography Informatics Mathematics Physics and Astronomy

Overview

The deadline for College of Science and Engineering Studentships has now passed for September 2019.

The college offers a range of projects which are in competition for funding. Usually the project which receives the best applicant will be awarded the funding.

Funding

Funding

This research project is one of a number of projects in the Department. It is in competition for funding with one or more of these projects. Usually the project which receives the best applicant will be awarded the funding.

Home/EU Applicants

This project is eligible for a fully funded College of Science and Engineering studentship which includes :

  • A full UK/EU fee waiver for 3.5 years
  • An annual tax free stipend of £14,777 (2018/19)
  • Research Training Support Grant (RTSG)

International Applicants

This project is eligible for a fully funded College of Science and Engineering studentship which includes:

  • A full international fee waiver for 3.5 years
  • Research Training Support Grant (RTSG)

Informal enquiries

Informal enquiries

For all application enquiries:
csepgr@le.ac.uk

How to apply

How to apply

To apply please use the Apply button at the bottom of the page. Applicants are advised to apply well in advance of the deadline, so that we can let you know if anything is missing from your application.

Required Materials

  1. Two academic references
  2. Transcripts
  3. Degree certificate/s (if awarded)
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. CSE Studentship Form
  6. English language qualification

Applications which are not complete by the deadline will not be considered for the studentship scheme. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure the application form and documents are received by the relevant deadlines.

Examples of previous College studentships

Examples of previous College studentships

Department of Engineering

  • Active Control of Wave Energy Converters
  • Boosting solar energy capacity of developing countries without compromising protected areas: A tool for the analysis of Satellite-retrieved data and the estimation of surface solar irradiance

Department of Informatics

  • Addressing Inequalities in Women’s Access to and Experience of Care during Pregnancy through Immersive and Interactive Technology
  • Data-Driven Safety Analysis of Autonomous Vehicle Functions

Department of Chemistry

  • Advanced cell chemistry for aluminium-based rechargeable batteries
  • Application of molecular imprinted polymer nanoparticles for surface proteomics

Geography

  • Data Census: Charting the diverse geographies of User-Generated Content
  • 'Tourism gentrification’: the case of Dayan (the old Town) in Lijiang, China

Department of Physics and Astronomy

  • Developments in Intensity Interferometry
  • The impact of high resolution spatiotemporal environmental data on healthcare decision making at the hospital trust scale

Department of Mathematics

  • Learning preferences for sustainable cooperation in financial markets
  • Mathematical modelling of the global oxygen production by marine phytoplankton in response to global warming