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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Turbulent plasma in laboratory and space Funded

Centre for Fluid and Complex Systems

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


Deposition of Antibacterial Coatings on Textiles using Plasma Techniques Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities | Cotutelle Programme

This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle arrangement between Coventry University, UK and Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. This project will involve a range of antibacterial coatings being deposited on textiles using plasma techniques including magnetron sputtering and low pressure plasma treatment. 


Low temperature curing, printable, conductive inks to create natural fibre electronic textiles (E-Textiles) Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities | Cotutelle Programme

This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle arrangement between Coventry University, UK and Deakin University, Victoria, Australia. This PhD programme will seek to develop a novel approach to making areas of natural fibre textiles conductive.


Requirements analysis for safe and secure platooning protocols Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentships, in the areas of Requirements analysis for safe and secure platooning protocols


Collaborative Theatre with Local Communities in Coventry: Models for Sustainable Practice Funded

Centre for Dance Research

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


Functional nickel coatings obtained by electrodeposition and electroless deposition Research Students | Funded

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.


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.


Master by Research in Korean Studies Funded

Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity

The Korean Studies Unit within the Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity is looking for a Master by Research student who will contribute to Korean Studies.


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.


Moving Towards Hybrid Art Practice: The Influence of Choreographic Practice Funded

Centre for Dance Research

This doctoral (PhD) project has been devised and developed by a leading early-career researcher at Coventry University. The Trailblazer Scheme provides doctoral researchers with an innovative and dynamic intellectual space in which to undertake transformative research, whilst fully supported by a team of experienced supervisors.


Autonomous Artificial Intelligence Enabled Drones to Inform Predictive Maintenance Actions in the Railways and Roads Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

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


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.


Using GANs for Attack-Defense Tree Construction: The Case of Automotive Threat Modelling 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 Generative Adversarial Networks, Threat modelling, and Automotive cybersecurity.


IFTC Advanced aluminium alloys made by additive manufacturing: effect of process induced defects on fatigue strength Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a PhD studentship, in the areas of additive manufacturing, aluminium, defects, fatigue behaviour, modelling and prediction.


Fully-funded PhD studentships for Higher Education Research Funded

Cotutelle Programme | Centre for Global Learning: Education and Attainment

Coventry University and Aarhus University have collaborated to design a joint PhD studentship programme and are inviting applications from suitably qualified UK or European graduates for three fully-funded PhD studentships for research into higher education.


Data, information and knowledge management: driving effective environmental management practices (Coventry University led project) Funded

Centre for Business in Society | Cotutelle Programme

This research project will help students understand how knowledge workers align strategic goals with sustainable business growth.


Data, information and knowledge management: driving effective environmental management practices (UPCT led project) Funded

Centre for Business in Society | Cotutelle Programme

This research project will help students understand how knowledge workers align strategic goals with sustainable business growth.


The role of NF-KB in tumour-associated dendritic cells 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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