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.

Non-funded studentships

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

Non-funded studentships

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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.


Navigating the post-Brexit public sphere: Communication, inclusion and trust in Northern Ireland Funded

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

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


Dùthchas: locating and nourishing cultural roots of Scotland's land reform revolution Funded

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience

Coventry University (CU) 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

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


Dissimilar materials welding for electrical vehicle battery manufacturing Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University is inviting applications for this fully-funded PhD studentship, from suitably-qualified graduates in materials science, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, manufacturing or other related fields.


Spin models with random fields Research Students | Funded

This project is focused on the physics of magnetic systems with impurities as modelled by spin systems with quenched disorder.


Dangerous beauty? Environmental risk perceptions and public policy preferences for ornamental horticulture in Botswana, Namibia and South Africa Funded

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience

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.


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.


Hydrological Extreme Risks and Management in sub-Saharan Africa: bridging the gap between historical data and future climate scenarios Funded

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience

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


Vision Based Robotic Guidance and Monitoring Using 3D Sensor and Industrial Internet of Things Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded International PhD studentship in partnership with Oxford Vision and Sensor technology (OVST). The succesfull candidates will be joing the project “Vision Based Robotic Guidance and Monitoring Using 3D Sensor and Industrial Internet of Things”.


Fully-funded PhD studentships for Higher Education Research Funded

Centre for Global Learning: Education and Attainment


Novel fertility management in vegan organic cropping systems Funded

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience

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.


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


Network Inference and Machine Learning: Identification of Diseases-gene Regulation Funded

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


Development of laser-based decontamination techniques Funded

Institute for Future Transport & Cities

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


Theology, poverty and the common good in ‘breadline Britain’: An analysis of Christian activism since the 2008 financial crash Funded

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

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


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