PhD Opportunities

The studentship competition for projects starting in October 2015 is now open. The closing date for applications is January 31 2015. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed on the week commencing 16 February

Applications must be made using the application procedures for the university hosting the project.

Students should choose a project from the below themes, and follow the application link within the project summary.

CENTA studentships are funded by NERC and are available to UK nationals and other EU nationals that have resided in the UK for three years prior to commencing the studentship. If you meet this criteria, funding will be provided for tuition fees and stipend. If you are a citizen of a EU member state you will eligible for a fees-only award.All studentships are for 3.5 years.Further guidance about eligibility is available via the Research Councils UK terms and conditions.

PhD Project themes

For informal enquiries about the research projects please contact the relevant supervisors.

For enquiries regarding CENTA please contact the CENTA Manager.

Sara Kinahan,, 0121 414 6171