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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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


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.


Methods for inferring junction temperature in IGBT inverters Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship in close collaboration with industrial partner FEV.


Modelling of inverter EMC with fast-switching wide band-gap power semiconductor devices Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship in close collaboration with industrial partner FEV


Development and evaluation of initiatives to support digital interventions for positive mental health/spiritual growth to improve well-being/health behaviour change for physical health of university students Funded

Centre for Intelligent Healthcare

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for this 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.


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


Mathematics and Statistics Support in the New Normal Funded

Centre for Global Learning: Education and Attainment

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified UK/EU graduates for a fully funded PhD studentship at one of the University Research Centres (Global Learning: Education and Attainment – GLEA), for a September 2020 start.


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.


How can Collaborative Online International Learning enable education-industry-community partnerships to enhance global citizenship and sustainable development education required in a post-Covid world? Funded

Centre for Global Learning: Education and Attainment

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified UK/EU graduates for a fully funded PhD studentship at one of the University Research Centres (Global Learning: Education and Attainment – GLEA), for a September 2020 start.


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


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.  


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


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.


A feasibility study to reduce emotional eating during periods of ‘lockdown’ – use of a biopsychosocial-spiritual model of health Funded

Centre for Intelligent Healthcare

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


Pandemics as a non-traditional maritime security challenge – exploring the impact of COVID-19 on maritime trade and border management Funded

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship in the area of Maritime Security studies.


RE-NEW - Adolescent REnal transplant patients and its service in need for NEW perspectives and technologies to increase treatment adherence Research Students | Funded

Centre for Intelligent Healthcare

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.


The gut microbiome as a predictor of COVID-19 disease severity 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.


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