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Scholarships and funding for UK/EU students


Funded PhD Project Studentships
These studentships are attached to a specific research project and normally pay tuition fees and a stipend for living expenses.
Subject area
This studentship is relevant to the following area...
Project title
 
Development of Virtual Laboratory for Powder Processing
Chemical and Process
Modelling of Seed Coating by Discrete Elements Method

Chemical and Process

Long Term Storage of Magnox Fuel in Dry Conditions Chemical and Process
Bio-inspired manufacturing using selective light patterning for the formation of metal nanoparticles on 3D printed parts for the production of medical devices  Mechanical Engineering

Development of a Pre-treatment Process for Disposal of Magnox and Exotic Fuels.

Chemical and Process
Novel Thin Film-Coating Technologies for Polymer Services Mechanical Engineering

Leeds Anniversary Research Scholarships (LARS)
5 fully funded PhD scholarships will be available in the Faculty of Engineering. These scholarships are open to all students and will cover academic fees as well as a maintenance grant matching the Research Council UK rate (£14,296 for session 2016/17).
Deadline: 1 June 2016.

Applicants can choose to apply for one of the projects listed below.

Project title
Subject area
Civil Engineering
Robotics sensing and surveying of infrastructure using computer vision techniques Civil Engineering
Next Generation Thermal Energy Networks Civil Engineering
NanoTribochemical Investigation of Advanced Lubricants Mechanical Engineering
A range of topics are available within Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Doctoral Training Partnerships
These prestigious awards are made by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Project title
Subject area
Electronic and Electrical Engineering

There are 4 EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnerships available in the School of Chemical and Process Engineering covering academic fees as well as a maintenance of £14,926 for the 2016/17 academic year. To be eligible for this funding, applicants must apply to one of the projects listed below. Only 4 of the 12 projects will receive the EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership funding.
Deadline: 30 June 2016

Project title
Subject area
Chemical and Process
Multi-scale modelling of the links between physico-chemical properties at atomic scale and bulk strength of Titania under process environments 
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Carbide and oxy-carbide nanomaterials from reaction of carbon materials with metals in molten salts  Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process
Chemical and Process

Centres for Doctoral Training
Our Centres for Doctoral Training aim to train tomorrow's leading researchers to address engineering and science related problems for the benefit of society. They offer 4 year funded integrated PhD studentships across a range of subjects.

Alumni Bursary
If you are a former student of the University of Leeds you may be eligible for a 10% alumni tuition fee bursary.

University of Leeds
The University's postgraduate scholarships website gives you access to a searchable database of all University postgraduate research funding opportunities at Leeds. You can search according to your nationality, subject and by area of study.

New UK government postgraduate loans scheme
The UK government has recently announced plans for a postgraduate loans scheme for UK students providing up to £10,000 a year for postgraduate study.