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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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.


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


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


The effects of COVID-19 on transplantee’s relationship with sport and home exercise Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


Molecular modelling of proteins relevant to SARS-Cov2 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


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


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


Mindful Changes - Achieving Mental Health through dance during and post COVID-19 Pandemic Research Students | Funded

Centre for Dance Research

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


Community dance in the UK: recovery and ‘re-socialisation’ for participation and engagement in dance in a post-pandemic era Research Students | Funded

Centre for Dance Research

Coventry University (CU) 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.


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


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.


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.


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.


An Investigation into resistance and representation: Freelance dance artists and the cultural ecology Research Students | Funded

Centre for Dance Research

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