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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In-situ mechanical testing of high temperature materials for gas turbine engines Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

In this project, the student will work closely with our industrial partner, CN-Tech Ltd with the aim to deliver high quality research on high-temperature microscopic failure and fracture mechanisms.


Injury causation in elite cyclists with a proposed focus on the relationship between neck strength and concussion 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


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


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


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


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


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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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.


Strengthening Additive Manufactured Components with Laser Shock Peening Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University and the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) are inviting applications from suitably qualified UK/EU graduates for one fully-funded PhD studentship for the project ‘Strengthening Additive Manufactured Components with Laser Shock Peening’.


Portable Hand-washing Facility using Bio-based Materials for Sustainable Water Treatment: Increase Pandemic Preparedness Funded

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience

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


In-Situ Triage of Pedestrian Collisions (IST-PED) Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship aiming to creating a Pedestrian Trauma Database (PTD).


Molecular modelling of SARS-CoV-2 – ACE2 interactions and drug discovery of potential disruptors 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 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.


A study into improving virus-load measurement and preventing false negative in detection 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