This project is funded by Lloyd’s Register Foundation, TWI and Coventry University. The studentship will provide successful Home/EU students with a stipend of £16k/year and will cover the cost of tuition fees. Overseas applicants are welcome to apply, with total funding capped at £20k/year.
Candidates should have a relevant degree at 2.1 minimum, or an equivalent overseas degree in Material Science, Metallurgy, Mechanical, Electrical/Electronics or Civil/Structural Engineering or Physics. Candidates with experience in experimental research, numerical modelling and / or applied industrial research are particularly encouraged to apply. Overseas applicants should also submit IELTS results (minimum 7.0) if applicable.