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Find the latest PhD scholarships available at universities across the UK and globally. We regularly advertise new fully-funded PhD studentships and PhD scholarships in STEM, the humanities, business and management studies and the social sciences plus many more.

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PhD Studentship: Radio Frequency Missile Seekers Based on Multibeam Radar Systems
Cranfield University
Locations: Bedford
Salary: A bursary of £16,000 (tax free)
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 31 Aug
PhD Studentship: Statistical Analysis of Experimental Sea Clutter Data and Development of Clutter Rejection and Target Extraction Algorithms
Cranfield University
Locations: Bedford
Salary: £16,000 per annum (tax free)
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 31 Aug
PhD Studentship: Fully Funded M2A EngD Scholarship: The Influence of Oxygen Reduction on Corrosion Protective Organic Coating Failure
Engineering
Swansea University
Locations: Swansea
Salary: £20,000 p.a.
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 10 Jun
PhD Studentship: Building-resolved large-eddy simulations of wind and dispersion over a city scale urban area
University of Southampton
Locations: Southampton
Salary: From £16,062 tax-free stipend per annum for UK students. Tuition Fees for up to 3.5 years.
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 31 Jul
PhD Studentship: Regenerating chalk stream environments: Monitoring the effectiveness of the River Anton Restoration Study
Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
Locations: Southampton
Salary: From £16,062 Stipend for UK students, per annum. Tuition Fees for up to 3.5 years.
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 30 Jun
PhD Studentship: Fully Funded Swansea and Grenoble Joint PhD Scholarship: Augmented Chemical Biology for Solar Hydrogen Generation
Chemistry
Swansea University
Locations: Swansea
Salary: £16,062 p.a.
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 06 Jun
PhD Studentship: Fully Funded PhD Scholarship: Metrology and Process Integration for Defect Mapping of Next Generation Semiconductor Materials and Devices
Science and Engineering
Swansea University
Locations: Swansea
Salary: £15,609 p.a.
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 01 Jun
Leeds University Business School/Food Standards Agency PhD Studentship
University of Leeds
Locations: Leeds
Salary: The award will cover full fees at the University of Leeds standard rate of fees and a maintenance grant at the standard UKRI rate (£16,062 in Session 2022/23).
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 17 Jun
AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership (CDP) Studentship - Training the Troops: British and Commonwealth Armies, 1939-1945
School of Security Studies, Kings College London & Imperial War Museum
King's College London
Locations: London
Salary: Full UKRI doctoral stipend plus home fees
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 15 Jun
AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnership (CDP) Studentship - Tracing Perceptions of Winston Churchill from the First World War to 2020
King's College London
Locations: London
Salary: Full UKRI doctoral stipend plus home fees
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 15 Jun
PhD project: Novel Antimicrobial Agents for Combatting Infectious Diseases
University of Warwick
Locations: Coventry
Salary: Home fees studentship only
Date Placed: 17 May
Closes 31 May
PhD Studentship: Novel Optoelectronic Sensing Instrumentation and Electronics for High-Value Manufacturing and Reduction of Carbon Footprint
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
University of Sheffield
Locations: Sheffield
Salary: Payment of UK tuition fees for up to 3.5 years, an annual tax-free maintenance stipend at the standard UKRI rate (£16,062 in 2022-23) for up to 3.5 years and access to a Research Training and Support Grant to support research costs for up to 3.5 years.
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 30 Jun
PhD Scholarship: Secondary Data Analysis, Employment and the Labour Market
The University of Manchester
Locations: Manchester
Salary: Four years of funding, including doctoral programme tuition fees and a stipend of approximately £16,062 per year
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 31 May
PhD Studentship: Optimization and Validation of Portable Spectroscopic Device to Detect TBI in a Pre-clinical Animal Model
School of Chemical Engineering
University of Birmingham
Locations: Birmingham
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 18 Jul
PhD Studentship Opportunity: A Novel Ventilation-Pollution Nexus Framework for Offsetting Carbon by Smart Indoor Spaces
University of Surrey
Locations: Guildford
Salary: See advert
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 17 Jun
Net Zero Crops: Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Linseed (PhD)
Cranfield University
Locations: Cranfield
Salary: Sponsored by the Cranfield Industrial PhD Partnership and Premium Crops, this fully funded studentship provides an annual bursary of up to £16,000 (tax free) plus cover fees for three years.
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 29 Jul
PhD Studentship: Anomaly Detection in Sequential Single-molecule Data
School of Chemistry
University of Birmingham
Locations: Birmingham
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 15 Jun
PhD studentship: Developing and Operating a Trapped Ion Quantum computer Prototype
Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of Sussex
Locations: Falmer
Salary: The position consists of current UK/EU fees and a yearly stipend of £15,609 which can be supplemented by tutoring. The position also includes an annual travel allowance.
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 24 Jun
PhD Studentship: Construction of The First Error Corrected Quantum Computer In The UK
Physics & Astronomy
University of Sussex
Locations: Falmer
Salary: The position consists of current UK/EU fees and a yearly stipend of £15,609 which can be supplemented by tutoring. The position also includes an annual travel allowance
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 24 Jun
PhD Studentship: Demonstration of Sympathetic Cooling and Diabatic Ion Transport In An Ion Trap Quantum Computer
University of Sussex
Locations: Falmer
Salary: The position consists of current UK/EU fees and a yearly stipend of £15,609 which can be supplemented by tutoring. The position also includes an annual travel allowance.
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 24 Jun
PhD Studentship: TRANSFER: Targeting Synthesis Routes and Novel Materials from Sustainable Flow Processing
Chemistry
University of Nottingham
Locations: Nottingham
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 27 May
BeAST: Bio-electrochemical Applications for Sustainable Technologies Fully funded PhD opportunity
Chemistry
University of Nottingham
Locations: Nottingham
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 27 May
PhD Fellowship: Prevalence, etiology, control and prevention of clinical mastitis and associated antimicrobial use
School of Veterinary Medicine and Science (SVMS)
University of Nottingham
Locations: Nottingham
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 13 Aug
Research Studentship in Impact Engineering
Engineering Science
University of Oxford
Locations: Oxford
Salary: Course fees are covered at the level set for Home students (c. £8290 p.a.). The stipend (tax-free maintenance grant) is a minimum of c. £15609 p.a. for the first year, and at least this amount for three more years.
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 27 May
ESRC White Rose DTP Associated Studentship - Exploring the Data Linking Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) to Crime
School of Psychology
University of Leeds
Locations: Leeds
Salary: £16,062
Date Placed: 16 May
Closes 24 Jun

Wondering if a PhD is right for you? What is it like to take on a PhD? What can you do with a PhD once you’ve finished? We have lots of advice on all these topics in our career advice section.

What Can You Do With a PhD?:

Are you thinking about a PhD as the next stage in your educational and professional development? It’s an exciting road to travel with many potential benefits and opportunities. But you have to earn it first so considering what’s involved is important.

What is it really like to do a PhD?

Watch our vlog series, where real PhD students from all walks of life and various levels of study recorded themselves to showcase what undertaking a PhD is actually like.

PhD Funding – A Checklist of Possible Sources

Funding bodies support PhD students in different ways. Some pay course fees only, some include a stipend (maintenance costs) or travel expenses, and others offer a one-off award to ease the financial burden of academic study.

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