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.

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Non-funded studentships

We also welcome applications from suitably-qualified candidates with their own funding.

Non-funded studentships

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The efficacy of a wearable intervention in treating poor mental health in the early postnatal period and the role of circadian rhythm and prolactin during mental health recovery

This research will explore new, non-pharmacological, affordable, and effective treatment options for poor mental health in the early postnatal period.


Post-Hurricane Damage and Recovery: A remote assessment of agricultural resilience in the Caribbean

This project will address a knowledge gap by assessing the impact of hurricanes on agriculture in the Caribbean, 2010-2020.


Pathogen Transport in River Systems

A fully funded PhD studentship in numerical modelling of transport and dispersal of waterborne disease pathogens during flood events.


Electric Drives System of High Speed Permanent Magnet Motor Control

This project aims to enhance the system performance of high-speed permanent magnet synchronous motors (PMSMs) drive which are critical in numerous applications where high power rate and compact size are required.


Internal temperature sensing towards advanced thermal management for lithium-ion batteries

The Centre for E-Mobility and Clean Growth are offering a fully funded studentship which will develop an advanced thermal management system through multi-objective optimisation and sensing internal temperatures of batteries.


Protective Security & Defence (Deakin University Led)

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations is seeking applicants for 2 fully funded Studentship. This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle arrangement between Coventry University, UK and Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. starting at Deakin.


Mechanistic insights into Family B G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) using SMA-like polymers

Centre for Health and Life Sciences have a fully funded studentship with stipend. The project will address this knowledge gap by focusing on the molecular pharmacology of three CLR-containing GPCRs.


Evaluating Regional Specific Training Stimulus (RSTS) for people with COPD attending pulmonary rehabilitation

The Research Centre for Healthcare and Communities is excited to invite application for their fully funded studentship. This PhD project aims to evaluate the proof of concept and feasibility of an alternative paradigm of exercise training for older adults with COPD.


User-Centric and Network-Level Analysis of Remote Parking Strategies in Connected and Automated Vehicles

The Centre for Future Transport and Cities is seeking applicants for a fully funded Studentship. The successful candidate will enrol at Coventry University as their home institution and will spend up to 2 years at the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) of A*STAR.


Critical geopolitics and international relations in South Asia

This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle arrangement between Coventry University, UK and Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia.


Protective Security & Defence (Coventry University Led)

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations is seeking applicants for 2 fully funded Studentship. This PhD project is part of the Cotutelle arrangement between Coventry University, UK and Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia.


Designing and Testing Safer Public Transport for Women

We are looking for a motivated, passionate individual with a keen interest in practical, impactful research to join us for this PhD studentship.


AI enhanced 3D human body shape estimation and garment redressing from clothed 3D scan sequences

The Centre for Computational Science and Mathematical Modelling invite applicants to a fully-funded studentship which will consider how UK fashion retailers have long struggled with the cost of returns and look into 3D body scanning technology.


Pathophysiology of heart failure: the role of arterial stiffness and endothelial function

The aim of this fully funded research programme is to two fold; firstly, to assess and compare arterial stiffness, endothelial function and cardiovascular response to stress testing in different types of heart failure.


Interoception of breathing and the effects on the cortical control of balance

The Centre for Physical Activity, Sport and Exercise Sciences have a fully funded project available, bringing together different disciplines to probe the role of intero-ception in the generation of fear of falling.


Towards reliable detection of uterine contraction: Development of a nanostructured biocompatible electrohysterography electrode array system

The Centre for Intelligent Healthcare is seeking applicants for a fully funded Studentship. The successful candidate will enrol at Coventry University, UK as their home institution and will spend up to 2 years at the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) of A*STAR.


Enhancing Healthcare Applications Through Cost-effective AI Solutions

The Centre for Intelligent Healthcare is seeking applicants for a fully funded Studentship. The successful candidate will enrol at Coventry University, UK as their home institution and will spend up to 2 years at the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) of A*STAR.


Computational simulation of nanomedicine for coronary microvascular disease

The Centre for Intelligent Healthcare is seeking applicants for a fully funded PhD. The successful candidate will enrol at Coventry University, UK as their home institution and will spend up to 2 years at the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) of A*STAR.


A brain trauma injury model and assessment method to reduce pedestrians threat to life in vehicles of the future

The Centre for Future Transport and Citiesis seeking applicants for a fully funded Studentship. The successful candidate will enrol at Coventry University, UK as their home institution and will spend up to 2 years at the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) of A*STAR.


Plastic Pollution as an Anthropogenic Threat to Human Health: The Impact of Nano- and Microplastics Accumulation on Skeletal Muscle Function

The Centre for Physical Activity, Sport and Exercise Sciences is pleased to invite applications for a fully funded PhD 'The Impact of Nano- and Microplastics Accumulation on Skeletal Muscle Function'.