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Ciência sem Fronteiras' postgraduate programmes

We undertake a wide range of research across science, technology, engineering and medical subjects.

All relevant Schools welcome applications from Ciência sem Fronteiras postgraduate students doing:

  • full-time PhD study;
  • short-term visiting PhD study.

For details of our postgraduate programmes, search our research subject areas.

We also welcome applicants from postdoctoral researchers.

Please send your enquiries to brazil@manchester.ac.uk.

Applying to the Faculty of Science and Engineering

To find out more about the application process at Schools in the Faculty of Science and Engineering, please email eps-brazil@manchester.ac.uk.

The Faculty of Science and Engineering includes the Schools of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Electrical and Electronic Engineering; Materials; Mathematics; Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering; and Physics and Astronomy.

How to apply

For full-time study, please apply online. Please indicate that you are a Ciência sem Fronteiras student in the scholarship section of the application form.

For a short-term PhD visit (up to 12 months), please email international.relations@manchester.ac.uk with the following information:

  • full name and contact details;
  • name of current (home) university;
  • name of current PhD supervisor at home university;
  • subject/research area;
  • short description of current PhD topic;
  • an indication of a member of academic staff you may be interested in working with at Manchester (if possible) or skills/training of interest;
  • transcript showing undergraduate and master’s degree qualifications;
  • English language level achieved;
  • length of proposed visiting period.