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EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Metallic Systems

Join the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Metallic Systems

Advanced Metallic Systems

With the move to a sustainable economy, new materials are essential to the next generation of technologies required by UK industry for demanding applications across all sectors - from manufacturing to healthcare, aerospace and energy.

We aim to provide urgently needed future metallic materials specialists ready to lead the world in innovative high value manufacturing.

  • Innovative and sustainable manufacturing
  • New ultra lightweight high performance solutions for aerospace and automotive applications
  • The next generation of nuclear reactor materials
  • Novel corrosion-resistant materials for offshore energy generation and medical implants
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Metallic Systems

Talk to us about a PhD with a difference

  • Funding available for eligible applicants covering tuition fees and a minimum £16,500 tax free annual stipend
  • Our four year course gives you an understanding of core material topics leading into a full PhD or EngD research project
  • Study with leading experts in metallurgy, corrosion, surface engineering and manufacturing at two world renowned centres of excellence
  • Sponsorship opportunities with leading companies including Rolls-Royce, British Steel, Airbus and Volkswagen, including industrial and research placements in the UK and overseas
  • Our transferable skills and personal development programme leads to a Diploma in Professional Skills

Please get in touch if you have or expect a first or upper second class degree or masters level degree with merit or above in physics, chemistry, materials or an engineering subject.

Open Days

See our website for details of our upcoming Sheffield & Manchester Open Days.

Contact Us

Claire Hinchliffe (CDT Manager)
[email protected]
0114 2225478

The University of Sheffield, The University of Manchester with funding from the EPSRC

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