We are now accepting applications for PhD projects commencing Autumn 2021 covering the full breadth of Earth, Environmental and Life Sciences. Subject to funding arrangements, up 24 fully funded studentships are available comprising:
Some projects are CASE projects co-developed with industrial, commercial and charity end-users of research and provide additional benefits, such as a paid internship outside the academic setting and an additional research budget of at least £3,000.
The GW4+ Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) consists of the GW4 Alliance of the world-class research-intensive Universities of Bath, Bristol and Exeter and Cardiff University plus five unique and prestigious Research Organisation partners: British Antarctic Survey, British Geological Survey, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, the Natural History Museum and Plymouth Marine Laboratory. Drawing upon the resources of these institutions and our government, business and research partners, we provide a comprehensive and effective training programme for our PhD researchers which includes:
Our comprehensive and effective training and careers development programme is designed to prepare our PhD researchers to take on future leadership roles in scien08/0ce, technology, business and policy making.
We welcome applications from students in relevant NERC’s science disciplines plus those with degrees in physics, engineering, mathematics, statistics and computer programming. Detailed candidate requirements and a supervisor contact email are provided on the project descriptions. Please email the supervisor if you have any questions about your suitability for the project you are interested in.
Applicants should have obtained, or be about to obtain, a first- or upper second-class UK Honours degree, or the equivalent qualifications gained outside the UK. Applicants with a lower second-class degree will be considered if they also have a master’s degree or relevant professional experience.
Eligibility for full studentships including the payment of university tuition fees at the standard UKRI rate for ‘home’ students has changed. The requirements for eligibility as a ‘home’ student are detailed and complex and cannot be fully summarised on this site. Please refer to details on nationality, residency and international students on our DTP website.
Please follow instructions on the individual project descriptions. If you require any assistance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline: 2359 hours GMT Friday 8 January 2021. Interviews are expected to take place from 8 - 19 February 2021.
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