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We are now awarding PhD scholarships to the most exceptional candidates across an exciting range of research areas.

As a Coventry University research student you will have the opportunity to make a very real impact on our world, joining our teams of staff engaged with the excellence with impact research strategy and becoming part of an active, motivated and forward looking body of hundreds of researchers – from students to established professors.

Encouraging innovation, creativity and exploration are key to our success – our team of leading academics have developed a significant portfolio of high-impact research, and we are gaining momentum as a world class, innovative institution. We’re looking for talented research professionals who share our vision.

Closing date for applications:


  • Overseas applications – Closing date 30th June
  • UK/EU applications – Closing date 31st August


  • Overseas applications – Closing date 15th November
  • UK/EU applications – Closing date 10th December