The University of Glasgow is a world leading institution and was the first UK university to be rated as 5 Stars Plus overall (QS World University Rankings 2015). With more than 28,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students, and a global community of over 291,000 contactable alumni, we are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading UK research universities, and are a broad-based, research intensive institution with a global reach.
The School of Engineering has an outstanding research reputation. In the latest research assessment (REF 2014), 95% of our research has been judged to be "internationally excellent" or "world-leading", placing us 4th in the UK across all the Engineering disciplines.
Through our world-changing research we are tackling the global challenges of the 21st Century, and significantly contribute to the Glasgow Research Beacons, primarily in Future Life and The Nano & Quantum World.
We welcome PhD applications from future world changers who wish to pursue their research as part of a diverse, multi-disciplinary community of researchers. In return we offer students world-class facilities, a stimulating working environment, and a robust student support and supervision structure.
Our research divisions and current opportunities can be found using these links:
If you are looking to join a thriving and highly successful research community, visit our website to find out more information on how to apply, scholarships, current available PhD projects, searching for a supervisor, and our Centres for Doctorial Training.
PhD applications should be submitted online.
Application enquires should be submitted to the following email address: [email protected].
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