The EPSRC CDT in Chemical Synthesis is a well-established research centre based in the School of Chemistry, University of Bristol. Our alternative to the traditional PhD will:
We are seeking applications from students covering the whole breadth of the Synthetic Chemistry discipline. Our research is organised into themes, and we encourage applications from students whose interests lie within these:
Studentships are four years in duration and cover fees and maintenance. Applications are welcomed from students with or expecting to gain a first or upper-second class honours MSci / MChem (or equivalent).
"The department has a lot of state of the art facilities you will need when carrying out your PhD. It is very well equipped."
"The support on an admin and scientific level has been awesome, but I should also highlight the excellent pastoral side of the CDT."
"I chose this programme because of the skills training offered. This gives me a greater range of transferable skills when I come to look for a job."
"The lab rotations were a great part of the programme as they allowed me to work on three very different projects and meet a lot of new people whilst familiarising myself with a totally new environment and university."