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.


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.


Data, information and knowledge management: driving effective environmental management practices Funded

Centre for Business in Society

Coventry University invites applications to this fully funded studentship opportunity


Masters by Research Studentship Opportunities in the Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences (CSELS) in collaboration with the School of Life Sciences Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates to a broad range of both funded and unfunded MRes studentship opportunities.


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


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.


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.


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