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School of Engineering and Materials Science Research Studentships

The explosion of research in the School is set to continue this year with further PhD places available. The places currently on offer come with a variety of funding packages. Many of the projects are fully funded by EPSRC, direct industrial support, European programmes and Queen Mary start-up funds. In other cases the funding is partial, in some cases limited to the provision of fees. All student support funds are competitive. We welcome all applications from suitable qualified students from across the world (minimum equivalent of a 2:1 hons degree from a UK university). Some of the funding available is limited to UK/European students. Please apply early if you wish to apply for funding in order to check your eligibility and to improve your chances of selection.

Project Supervisor(s) Deadline
Commonwealth PhD Scholarships18-01-2021
CONACyT PhD studentships for 2021/22 entry31-01-2021
QMUL and Higher Education Commission of Pakistan studentships for entry in September 202131-01-2021
Queen Mary expanding its studentship programmes for postgraduate students from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds27-01-2021
SEMS/China Scholarship Council (CSC) PhD studentships for entry in September 202127-01-2021
EPSRC iCASE studentship in Lifetime Prediction of Elastomer CompositesJames BUSFIELD31-01-2021
Bioengineering and Biotechnologies: Microdroplet-based microfluidics for direct reprogramming of human pluripotent stem cellsJulien GAUTROT14-02-2021
3D perfusion bioreactor for optimising osteostimulatory scaffolds for conditioning of autologous cells for enhanced bone graftingKarin HING31-01-2021
Development of an organ-chip to study regulation of primary cilia mechanobiology as novel treatment of Polycystic Kidney DiseaseMartin KNIGHT31-01-2021
Harnessing wind energy using a flapping aerofoilNeil CAGNEY31-01-2021
Global low carbon hydrogen and ammonia supply chains: how to minimize emissions and costsPaul BALCOMBE31-01-2021

For further information about research possibilities contact: sems-research-admissions@qmul.ac.uk

Other sources of funding for PhD studies