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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 - Development of Next Generation Megawatt Scale Wind Energy Power Converters
The University of Edinburgh
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Tuition fees + stipend are available for applicants who qualify as Home applicants (International/Overseas applicants are not eligible).
Date Placed: 22 Jun
Closes 18 Sep
PhD Studentship - A Novel Energy-Efficient Spiking Neural Network for Real-Time Intrusion Detection
Manchester Metropolitan University
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,237 (annual stipend of the research council minimum rate set by UKRI for 2024/25)
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 22 Jul
PhD Studentship - On the Development of a Framework for Quantum Resistant Distributed Ledger Technologies
Manchester Metropolitan University
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,237 annual stipend of the research council minimum rate (set by UKRI) for 2024/25
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 22 Jul
PhD Studentship - Adaptive Serious Games for Teaching Independent Living Skills to Young Adults with Learning Disabilities
Manchester Metropolitan University
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,237 (annual stipend of the research council minimum rate set by UKRI for 2024/25)
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 22 Jul
PhD Studentship - Disease Classification and Survival Analysis in Patients with Aortic Stenosis Using Transformer-Based Multi-Modal Artificial Intelligence Techniques
Manchester Metropolitan University
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,237 (annual stipend of the research council minimum rate for 2024/25)
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 22 Jul
PhD Scholarship: Ammonia Synthesis and Separation at Mild Temperatures and Pressures
Graduate School of Technical Sciences
University of Aarhus
Location: Aarhus
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 01 Aug
PhD Studentship: From waste to resource: opportunities, challenges and economic viability of biorefineries in South Africa
Chemistry
University of Nottingham
Location: Nottingham
Salary: £18,622 per annum
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 14 Jul
AHRC-funded Early Career and Mid-Career Scholar Development Opportunity
Goldsmiths, University of London
Location: London
Salary: Travel expenses will be paid, and light snacks supplied at the network meetings
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 30 Aug
PhD Studentship in Chemical Engineering: Towards Accelerating Process Development of the Pharmaceutical Agitated Filter Drying Process
Chemical Engineering
Newcastle University
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary: Minimum tax-free annual living allowance of £18,622 (2023/24 UKRI rate)
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 07 Jul
PhD Studentship: The Impact of Hydrogeological Factors on the Degradation of Masonry-lined Railway Tunnels
Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering
Loughborough University
Location: Loughborough
Salary: A tax-free stipend of £19.237 per annum plus tuition fees at the UK rate.
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 04 Aug
PhD Studentship: Quantum Systems Engineering
Loughborough University
Location: Loughborough
Salary: £21,237 per annum, a tax-free stipend
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 05 Jul
PhD Studentship: Fast Optimisation of Wind and Tidal-Stream Turbine Arrays
Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering
The University of Manchester
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,237 in 2024/24
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 02 Sep
PhD Studentship: Modelling for biopharma manufacturing process development
Chemical Engineering
The University of Manchester
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,237 for 2024/25
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 12 Jul
PhD Studentship/Fellowship: Analysis of the genomic causes of the major neurodegenerative disorders
UCL Institute of Neurology
Location: London
Salary: PhD stipend of £21,000 per year, UKRI/UCL rates, for 3.5 years PhD stipend; UK home PhD fees paid (3 years, with year 4 as Completing Research Status (CRS) and lab consumables.
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 25 Jun
PhD Studentship: Promoting Healthier Behaviours Among Black African and Caribbean Populations in the UK: A Positive Deviance Approach
School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences
Loughborough University
Location: Loughborough
Salary: £19,237 per annum
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 14 Jul
PhD Studentship: Nonlinear Aerostructural Optimisation of Boundary Layer Ingesting Fan
University of Southampton
Location: Southampton
Salary: We offer a range of funding opportunities for both UK and international students, including Bursaries and Scholarships
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 31 Aug
PhD Studentship: Developing New Chelate Scaffolds for Binding Radiofluorine and Radiometals – Towards Combined Theragnostic Agents for Imaging and Therapy in Medicine
University of Southampton
Location: Southampton
Salary: We offer a range of funding opportunities including Bursaries and Scholarships
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 31 Aug
PhD Studentship: Identifying Barriers in Implementing Nature-based Solutions
Graduate School of Technical Sciences
University of Aarhus
Location: Aarhus
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 15 Aug
PhD Studentship - Environmentally Friendly CFRPS Repair/Bonding and Selective Debonding Towards Circular Products
Materials
The University of Manchester
Location: Manchester
Salary: £19,237
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 21 Sep
Full PhD Bursary in German Studies
Institute of Languages, Cultures and Societies, University of London
University of London
Location: London
Salary: Waiver of tuition fees at the Home rate, plus maintenance grant equivalent to that paid by the AHRC
Date Placed: 21 Jun
Closes 31 Jul
PhD Studentship: Proteotranscriptomic Investigation of Equine Exercise-Induced Pulmonary Haemorrhage: a Potential New Era of Clinical Diagnostics
Veterinary Medicine and Science
University of Surrey
Location: Guildford
Salary: £19,237 Fully and directly funded for this project only. The funding offer includes 3 years of standard UKRI stipend (currently £19,237 per year). Funding is for 3 years.
Date Placed: 20 Jun
Closes 01 Jul
PhD Studentship: Thinking Clearly Under Pressure: Understanding and Enhancing Decision Making in Football Video Assistant Referees
Manchester Metropolitan University
Location: Manchester
Salary: Annual stipend of the research council minimum rate (set by UKRI) of £19,237 for 2024/25
Date Placed: 20 Jun
Closes 15 Jul
Sports Science: Fully Funded PhD Scholarship: Development, Evaluation and Application of Immersive Learning Environments for Performance Sport
Sports and Exercise
Swansea University
Location: Swansea
Salary: £19,237 p.a.
Date Placed: 20 Jun
Closes 17 Jul
Computer Science: Siemens Mobility and Faculty of Science and Engineering Funded PhD Scholarship: Extending the State-Of-The-Art in Software Certification
Sports and Exercise
Swansea University
Location: Swansea
Salary: £19,237 p.a. This scholarship covers the full cost of UK tuition fees and an annual stipend of £19,237.
Date Placed: 20 Jun
Closes 17 Jul
PhD Studentship: Of mice and women: Defining the role of oestrogen in regulating sex specific bone matrix composition, bone strength and mechanisms of skeletal repair
Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
Location: Southampton
Salary: Full-time studentships will cover UK course fees and an enhanced tax-free stipend of approx. £23,500 per year for 4 years along with a substantial budget for research, travel, and centre activities
Date Placed: 20 Jun
Closes 31 Jul

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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