Coventry University’s £7 million Postgraduate Research Studentship Fund

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Coventry University research aims to provide solutions to global, societal, and economic challenges.

Our research enriches our teaching and learning and shapes our PhD opportunities which aim to deliver positive local, national, and international outcomes and impact.

We offer a diverse range of fully funded and self-funded pre-designed doctoral studentships that have been created by renowned research experts. Our PhD studentships come as a range of flexible programmes that cater for people at different stages of their careers and includes full and part-time options.

Coventry University employs nearly 600 researchers who work closely with our thriving community of more than 800 postgraduate researchers. Our PhD studentships are housed within our 16 research centres who deliver work set against a vast range of challenge-led disciplines:

  • Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience
  • Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities
  • Centre for Business in Society
  • Centre for Care Excellence
  • Centre for Computational Science and Mathematical Modelling
  • Centre for Dance Research
  • Centre for E-Mobility and Clean Growth
  • Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity
  • Centre for Fluid and Complex Systems
  • Centre for Future Transport and Cities
  • Centre for Global Learning
  • Centre for Intelligent Healthcare
  • Centre for Manufacturing and Materials
  • Centre for Postdigital Cultures
  • Centre for Sports, Exercise and Life Sciences
  • Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

Your passions and learning priorities are what matters most and whilst you undertake your research degree at Coventry University, your work will be supported by the Doctoral College and Centre for Research Capability & Development (a dedicated PhD training and development team), world-leading researchers, and a network of like-minded colleagues.

See our full list of PhD studentships for more information.

Who is eligible to apply?

UK, EU and International graduates

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