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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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.


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.


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

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for two (02) fully-funded PhD studentships. The successful candidates will be joining the project ‘Investigating Transport System Risks due to Cyber-Physical Security Threats’ in the Systems Security Group at Coventry. 


Development of Novel Low Energy Laser Shock Peening Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University and the Agency for Science, Technology and Research in Singapore (A*STAR) are inviting applications from suitably qualified UK/EU/international graduates for one fully-funded PhD studentship for the project ‘Development of Novel Low Energy Laser Shock Peening’. 


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.


GCRF PhD Studentships Research Students | Funded

Coventry University have launched a suite of fully funded PhD studentship opportunities that support the Global Challenges (GCRF) and UN Sustainable Development Goals.


Beetroot betanin as a natural antioxidant and anticancer agent: Effect of betanin on proliferation of epithelial and colorectal cancer lines Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

Coventry University 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.


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.


Development of optimal lighting system to improve crop productivity Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

This project aims at enhancing plant growth and productivity by developing a framework of optimal lighting system that is simple, cost-effective and energy-efficient to implement.


Model-based security testing for Automotive Systems 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 the areas of Model based security testing and Automotive cybersecurity.


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.


Modelling shared road space: Quantitative examination of the operational and safety characteristics of shared road space types in the UK and Australia 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.


Surface integrity of additively manufactured components after laser shock peening Research Students | Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University and the Agency for Science, Technology and Research in Singapore (A*STAR) are inviting applications from suitably qualified UK/EU graduates for three fully-funded PhD studentships


Advanced battery diagnostics for ultra-fast charging 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 develop and demonstrate advanced diagnostic techniques enabling safe, ultra-fast charging of lithium ion batteries.


Li-ion cells instrumentation for advanced in-situ battery diagnostics 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.


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