Eligible for funding under the NERC Panorama DTP (stipend and UK/EU fees for 3.5 years)
1) Contact the supervisor of your chosen project to register your interest. Please note that you can only apply for 1 project within the DTP.
2) Apply online View Website
The programme code is ‘NERC PANORAMA DTP’. Section 10 request information about the research area - you should input the title of the project that you wish to be considered for and the supervisors’ names.
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FTE Category A staff submitted: 60.90
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