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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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


Advanced diagnostics for rapid grading/screening of electric vehicle batteries Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

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


Exploiting domain structures in heuristic algorithms for the set covering problem Funded

Centre for Data Science

Coventry University 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.


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


Counter Terrorism and Protecting Crowded Places Funded

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

Coventry University (CU), is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentships at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations.


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


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.


Domestic digital guests: Speculative approaches to metadata in the home Research Students | Funded

Centre for Post-Digital Cultures

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


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.


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


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.


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.


Risk Assessment led Design of ODS Steels for Gen-IV Nuclear Reactors Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

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


New Membrane Electrolyte for Flexible Aqueous Zn-ion Batteries Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

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


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.


External Interfaces for Autonomous Vehicles in Shared Spaces Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities | Cotutelle Programme

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship. This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle arrangement between Coventry University, UK and Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia.


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.


Learning from Lockdown: a project to understand changes in self-concept and self-efficacy during the pandemic in students with disabilities to promote future inclusivity 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.


COVID-19 and food insecurity in the UK: looking beyond emergency responses to strengthening community food resilience Funded

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience

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


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