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Faculty of Engineering

Research degrees

A wide range of postgraduate opportunities are available within the Faculty of Engineering.

We have an international reputation for research achieving high scores in the latest UK Government Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), which makes this an ideal place to pursue a research degree.

To search for a research opportunity visit the following research degrees web pages, which also contain information about how to apply, entry requirements and fees.

As a research student within the Faculty of Engineering:

- You will be supervised by academics at the cutting edge of their discipline who will challenge, encourage and support you.

- You will be able to make use of our excellent facilities across all activities and our graduate school office, which is located close to where you will work and study, ensuring personalised and direct contact.

- You will have access to a broad programme of skills training and professional development to help you complete your research effectively.

- You will benefit from our strong industrial connections with major collaboration both in the UK and overseas. In addition to our participation in the Worldwide Universities Network, the University is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research intensive UK universities.


You will join over 700 engineering and computing postgraduate students who come from all around the world.

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Scholarships and funding

CDT students

Scholarships available for UK/EU and international students.

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Centres for Doctoral Training

Computing PGR student

4 year funded integrated PhD studentships available.

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