The successful applicant should have or expect to achieve at least a 2.1 honours or equivalent for undergraduate degree in Chemistry, Materials Chemistry. The successful applicant will demonstrate strong interest and self-motivation in the subject, good experimental practice and the ability to think analytically and creatively. Good computer skills, plus good presentation and writing skills in English, are required. Previous research experience in zeolite synthesis and characerisation contributing to a interdisciplinary research is highly desirable but not necessary as training will be provided. Due to funding restrictions, only UK/EU citizens are eligible for this studentship.