Funded Studentships

You can use our search listing to find the right project for your skills, passion and expertise. The listing includes:

  • An extensive portfolio of PhD projects, with expert supervisory teams based in one of our leading research centres.
  • A number of PhD programmes with international partner universities around the world.

Please note: projects are updated regularly.

You may also be interested in our PhD by Publication.

Non-funded studentships

We also welcome applications from suitably-qualified candidates with their own funding.

Non-funded studentships

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Artificial Intelligence and Data Science for Population Health

Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship on ‘’AI and Data Science for population health’’, specifically focusing on the problem of predicting risk of diseases through developing machine learning models.


Accessible Transport: designing for people with disabilities

Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for four fully-funded PhD studentships.


Towards a genuine grain revolution: mapping the current socio-ecological landscape of heritage grain production in the UK

The project aims to better understand the current socio-ecological landscape of heritage grain production in the UK in order to develop strategies and recommendations to support the movement towards a genuine grain revolution.


Evaluating fundamental material properties of selective soldering nozzles to enhance wetting and improve nozzle lifetime

Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship


Understanding the opportunities and risks of widespread biochar adoption in Wales

Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully funded PhD studentship.


Multi-Objective Optimisation in Transport Systems

This PhD project is in collaboration with Conigital, in order to empower society by accelerating the introduction of seamless clean travel, providing accessible and integrated automated transport services for all.


Investigation of new and emerging pollutants and microplastics sources in atmosphere and their toxicological effects

This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle arrangement between Coventry University, UK and Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia.


Model-based security testing for Automotive Systems

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship, in the areas of Model based security testing and Automotive cybersecurity.


Industry 5.0: enhancing resource efficiency and workers’ wellbeing with the use of immersive technologies

This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle programme between Coventry University (Coventry, UK) and Deakin University (Melbourne, Australia), and has a duration of 3.5 years.


M4C CDA: Relational practices and the Tavistock Institute Archive: embodiment and social engagement

The Centre for Dance Research (C-DaRE) at Coventry University is inviting applications for an M4C Collaborative Doctoral Award project.


Enable the Second-life Usage of EV Batteries in Renewable Power Systems Under A Novel Hybrid Energy Storage Scheme

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship. This is an exciting opportunity in cutting-edge research of second-life usage of EV batteries.


Modelling radiation induced segregation in advanced gas cooled reactor stainless steel fuel clad

Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship.


Multi-Objective Optimisation in Transport Systems

This PhD project is in collaboration with Conigital, who have embarked on a mission to disrupt the transport industry through a vision of greener, more efficient mobility for all, and to create democratised autonomy and AI, in order to empower society by accelerating the introduction of seamless clean travel, providing accessible and integrated automated transport services for all.


The use of green infrastructure to mitigate the urban heat island effect and climate change in cities: a multi-scalar, multiple benefit approach

This project explores the types and proportion of GI to control temperature rise in poor neighbourhoods in Coventry and Birmingham, WM, UK. In a novel approach, it assesses thermal comfort improvement using GI at multiple scales: rooms, buildings, neighbourhoods.


M4C CDA: Commoning Digital Practices for Art and Culture

The Centre for Postdigital Cultures (CPC) at Coventry University is inviting applications for an M4C Collaborative Doctoral Award project.