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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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


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.


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.


Development of a leukocyte activity assay to predict COVID-19 disease severity Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


A study into improving virus-load measurement and preventing false negative in detection 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


Does vitamin D enhance COVID-19-relevant in vitro immune responses in leukocytes from Caucasian and South Asian individuals? Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


Heat illness and health of emergency first responders wearing personal protective clothing in hot weather during the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

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


Understanding factors contributing to and mitigating for thermal strain experienced when working in an explosives ordnance disposal suit Research Students | Funded

Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences

In collaboration with an industrial partner, work will be conducted to examine the effect of thermal stress experienced when wearing an explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) suit.