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Over 40 fully funded studentships

Over 40 fully funded studentships

The University of Surrey’s Doctoral College is currently offering over 40 fully-funded studentships across a range of disciplines, the majority starting in July 2021. These PhD funded projects have been put together by field-leading researchers, covering a breadth of disciplines and research areas.

With generous funding attached to each package, an innovative and world-class doctoral training and an outstanding research environment, Surrey is the place to start your research career.

  • Over 40 fully-funded studentships, most open to UK and EU applicants
  • A stipend at UKRI rates (currently £15,285 for 2020/21)
  • Tuition fees covered at the UK/EU rate (£4,407 for 2020/21)
  • A Research Training Support Grant of £1,000 for you to invest in your personal and professional development

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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences projects

  • Beyond Children’s Literature: Agency and Creativity in Young Cartonera Publishers in Mexico
  • Building a Human Rights Framework for Algorithmic Justice
  • Catalysis or Stasis? Analysing Brexit’s Impact on UK Public and Foreign Policy
  • Decarbonising transport through mobility data management
  • Digital platforms' responsibilities and societal impact
  • Framework for Open Source Hybrid Simulation and Analytics for Modelling Complex Systems in Health and Social Care
  • Heritage, Tourism, and Lesbian & Queer Identification: Anne Lister and 21st century 'Lister Sisters'
  • Identification of the emergence of business ecosystems in the UK pork chain driven by digital transformation and prediction of their evolution
  • Law’s Emotional Impact: The Overlooked Emotional Character of Legal Authority and the Rule of Law
  • Predictive Analytics and the Social Organisation of Police Work
  • Privacy and Trust in Distributed Ledger Technology
  • The Force of Law: Anything Special?
  • Why trans-disciplinary working is necessary and how to facilitate it

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences projects

  • A new low-complexity paradigm for analogue computation and hardware learning – support package for EPSRC Early Career Fellowship
  • Active Machine Perception of Humans in Dynamic Scenes
  • Advancement of laser-based atomic spectroscopy techniques for biological sample analysis; from elemental profiling of tissues down to the cell organelle level.
  • Cells as batteries: investigating the endogenous extracellular electric field
  • Chemistry ECA Support: The challenge of dealing with plastic pollution in the environment
  • Development of microbial self-powered biosensor for water quality monitoring
  • Engineering the next generation 3D printed metastasis prototype of primary ovarian cancer - towards Personalised Healthcare via Tissue Engineering
  • High Efficiency Perovskite X-ray Detectors
  • Inductive Superconducting Transition-Edge Nano-Detector for Nano Dosimetry in Cancer Therapy
  • Optimal mitigation of sampling error in ensemble assimilation
  • Rapid E-beam Writing of Real Integrated Technologies (REWRITe)
  • Uncertainty Quantification for Robust AI through Optimal Transport
  • Understanding residual stress-fatigue interaction of dissimilar joints for fusion power plant

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences projects

  • Adaptation and Pilot Testing of the Registered Nursing Forecasting (RN4CAST) Nurse Survey for Use in the Ambulatory Chemotherapy Setting
  • Anxiety in individuals with Cornelia de Lange syndrome: behavioural indicators and co-occurrence with autism symptomatology
  • Delegation in ward nursing teams: developing an intervention for effective and safe delegation
  • Developing Patient Reported Outcome Measures to assist services to meet the priorities of older people with severe frailty; using mixed methods - The PRO-Frial study
  • How can we understand socioeconomic inequalities in breast cancer survival in the UK?
  • Improving supportive care during immunotherapy: co-design of a patient reported outcome measure to assess adverse events in people with renal and melanoma cancers
  • Paving the way for an approved process of care for women with sexual dysfunction and diabetes
  • Psychological benefits of place attachment
  • Role of Calcium Calmodulin Kinase II (CaMKII) in the modulation of cartilage metabolism and chondrocyte redox balance
  • Systematic analysis of the interplay between growth rate and gene expression in bacteria
  • Understanding and targeting the molecular mechanisms of dengue virus protein synthesis
  • Unravelling dynamic genetics effects controlling BMI trajectories leading to childhood obesity

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Over 40 fully funded studentships

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