School of Materials Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Doctoral Training Account (DTA) Award
Type of award
- School of Materials
Continuation of award
Approximately 10-12 each year.
Level(s) of study
This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:
- Postgraduate research
Allowed study options
This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:
This funding is available to students undertaking study in:
This funding is available to students from the UK and EU.
Other eligibility criteria
Funding will cover tuition fees and annual maintenance payments of at least the Research Council minimum (currently £13,590) for eligible UK and EU applicants. EU nationals must have lived in the UK for 3 years prior to the start of the programme to be eligible for a full award (fees and stipend). EU nationals who have lived elsewhere in the EU for the 3 years prior to the start of the programme would be eligible for a fees-only award.
The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) allocates funds (ie DTAs) directly to the School. Schools decide how to use these funds and which individual projects to fund. Various DTA funded School projects are advertised on the University and School web pages.
A portion of DTA funds will be allocated to the International Doctorate Scheme, providing partial awards to all nationalities. The difference between the standard UK and International tuition fee must be provided from non EPSRC DTA sources
Contact details for enquiries
- Mrs Sandra Kershaw
School of Materials
Tel: +44 (0) 161 306 4826