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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Using lipid nano-particles to study G-protein-coupled receptors Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences | Cotutelle Programme

We are seeking a highly-motivated candidate for this exciting PhD project in the laboratory of Professor Mark Wheatley, Professor of Biochemical Pharmacology. It is a joint PhD between Coventry University and Stellenbosch University.


Swirling flows for air and water filtration Funded

Centre for Fluid and Complex Systems

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


Air flow in human airways: validation techniques for modelling studies Funded

Centre for Fluid and Complex Systems

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


Flow and heat transfer in catalysed Gasoline Particulate Filters Funded

Centre for Fluid and Complex Systems

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


Military heat stress management: Exploring the role of inter-individual factors and previous SARS-CoV-2 infection on heat strain during military tasks Research Students | Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


The impact of personal protective equipment (PPE) worn during the COVID-19 pandemic on health care workers performance and risk of heat stress Research Students | Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


An investigation of immune system activity in obese/diabetic participants following an exercise intervention: A COVID-19 study Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


Impact of Soil Hydrophobicity on Flooding and Erosion Hazards Funded

Centre for Fluid and Complex Systems

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


PhD studentship in the UK and Singapore Transferring Existing Expert Knowledge into Deep-Learning-Based Intelligent Healthcare Funded

Centre for Intelligent Healthcare

This PhD research project is part of the collaboration between CU and A*STAR. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to conduct his/her research project both at CIH in Coventry and for up to 2 years at I2R in Singapore.


Community dance in the UK: recovery and ‘re-socialisation’ for participation and engagement in dance in a post-pandemic era Research Students | Funded

Centre for Dance Research

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


Mindful Changes - Achieving Mental Health through dance during and post COVID-19 Pandemic Research Students | Funded

Centre for Dance Research

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


Network Inference and Machine Learning: Identification of Diseases-gene Regulation Research Students | Funded

Centre for Data Science

In this PhD project, we will investigate how to reduce the computational cost of a dynamic/mechanistic model-based approach with the assist of non-parametric Bayesian method and other data-driven methods.


Improved screening of the cardiovascular safety of COVID-19 anti-viral compounds Research Students | Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


The effects of COVID-19 on transplantee’s relationship with sport and home exercise Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


Molecular modelling of proteins relevant to SARS-Cov2 Research Students | Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


3D dynamic simulation of myocardial bridge: estimation of myocardial ischemia with a simplified biomechanical model’ Funded

Centre for Intelligent Healthcare

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


Investigating Transport System Risks due to Cyber-Physical Security Threats Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

This research project is a collaboration between Coventry University and Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR).


Mobile data analytics and population health Funded

Centre for Intelligent Healthcare

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship on mobile data analytics and population health.


Venice and its Environments: Navigating Memory, Culture and Crisis Research Students | Funded

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities

Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship within the Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities.


An Investigation into resistance and representation: Freelance dance artists and the cultural ecology Research Students | Funded

Centre for Dance Research

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