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Find the latest PhD scholarships available at universities across the UK and globally. We regularly advertise new fully-funded PhD studentships and PhD scholarships in STEM, the humanities, business and management studies and the social sciences plus many more.

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Fully-funded PhD Studentship: Professional in the Loop Explainable Open-set Misinformation Classification
Department of Computer Science
University of Sheffield
Locations: Sheffield
Salary: £15,609 - please see advert
Date Placed: 22 May
Closes 10 Aug
PhD ISIS Facility Development Studentship: Carrier lifetimes in silicon solar cells measured by muon spin spectroscopy
School of Engineering
University of Warwick
Locations: Coventry
Salary: please see advert text
Date Placed: 21 May
Closes 06 Jun
Research Studentship in Efficient Uncertainty Estimation of Modern Machine Learning Systems
Department of Engineering Science
University of Oxford
Locations: Oxford
Salary: £16,062 p.a. stipend
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 03 Jun
Transforming dental imaging using optical coherence tomography
4 year PhD studentship funded by the Royal Society and UCL Department of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
UCL
Locations: London
Salary: Funding will be at least the UCL minimum (£17,609) and home fees and is available to UK students only.
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 20 Aug
PhD Studentship: 6G for a green, connected and prosperous Britain (2022)
University of Sussex
Locations: Falmer
Salary: Tax-free stipend at a standard rate of £16,602 per year for 3.5 years and a research training grant of £2,000 for the 3.5 year duration. In addition, your fees will be waived for 3.5 years at the UK, EU, or International rate
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 20 Jun
PhD Studentship: Physics-Aware Machine Learning for Multi-Physics Flows
Departments of Aeronautics
Imperial College London
Locations: London
Salary: £17,609 stipend
Date Placed: 20 May
Expires 20 Aug
Novel Structured Surface Coatings for Protection from Chemical, Biological and Radiological Agents
The University of Edinburgh
Locations: Edinburgh
Salary: Tuition fees + stipend are available for Home/EU and International students.
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 03 Jun
PhD Studentship: Personalised Care for Women of Advanced Maternal Age.
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
Bournemouth University
Locations: Bournemouth
Salary: £15,921
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 30 Jun
PhD Studentship: Pre-suRgical Interventions to Enhance ReCovery followIng hand SurgEry (PRECISE)
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
Bournemouth University
Locations: Bournemouth
Salary: £15,921
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 08 Jun
PhD Studentship: The role of Cks1b in drug resistance in multiple myeloma
Science
University of Nottingham
Locations: Nottingham
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 10 Jun
PhD studentship in: Visible-Light Photoredox Catalysis for the Functionalisation of Complex Organic Molecules
Chemistry
University of Nottingham
Locations: Nottingham
Salary: £15,609
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 19 Aug
Vice-Chancellor's PhD Studentships
University for the Creative Arts
Locations: Surrey
Salary: The package includes a fee waiver for three years' full-time study, and a stipend of £15,285 each year for three years (or equivalent for part time study for Home students)
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 17 Jun
PhD (via MPhil) Studentship in Sport and Health Sciences
University of Central Lancashire
Locations: Preston
Salary: £16,062
Date Placed: 20 May
Closes 24 Jun
Induction of lysosomal biogenesis in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) as a novel treatment for Stargardt disease
Clinical and Experimental Sciences, Faculty of Medicine
University of Southampton
Locations: Southampton
Salary: Stipend at £16,062.00 and full fees increasing yearly for 3 ½ years (42 months) from 1st October 2022 to 31st March 2026 full time.
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 30 Jun
PhD Studentship: Protein liquid-liquid phase separation and liquid-to-solid phase transition in neurodegeneration
University of Plymouth
Locations: Plymouth
Salary: The studentship is supported for 3 years and includes full Home tuition fees plus a stipend of £16,062 per annum (2022/23 rate).
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 14 Jul
PhD Studentships: Psychology
Department of Psychology, Sociology and Politics
Sheffield Hallam University
Locations: Sheffield
Salary: £16,062
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 22 Jun
PhD studentship in Pure Mathematics
Mathematical Sciences
Lancaster University
Locations: Lancaster
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 03 Jun
Psychology Doctoral Research Studentship (4 years) Synaesthesia as a model system to understand variability in perception, memory, and cognitive style.
University of Sussex
Locations: Falmer
Salary: The studentship covers Home level PhD tuition fees (currently £4500), a stipend (currently £15,609 pa) plus some research and training costs. See Advert for more details
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 15 Jun
Fully Funded Swansea University/EPSRC PhD Scholarship: Design of Smart Materials (Batteries, Sensors, Coatings) for De-manufacture in a Circular Economy
Mechanical Engineering
Swansea University
Locations: Swansea
Salary: £15,609 p.a.
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 22 Jun
Propulsion System Intake Design and Unsteady Aerodynamics PhD
School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing
Cranfield University
Locations: Cranfield
Salary: £18,000
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 12 Aug
PhD Studentship Opportunity: Advanced Fatigue Analysis of Metallic Railway Bridges
Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of Surrey
Locations: Guildford
Salary: The 3-year studentship is partially funded by Network Rail, covering academic fees for UK/EU students and providing a stipend of £16,500 per annum to cover your living expenses. Additional funding is available to present your work in a conference.
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 30 Jun
Fully Funded Swansea and Grenoble Joint PhD Scholarship: Microbeam Radiotherapy with High-purity Diamond Detectors
Medical and Health Care Studies
Swansea University
Locations: Swansea
Salary: £16,062 p.a.
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 07 Jun
Molecular Imaging of Conjugated Polymers
School of Chemistry
University of Birmingham
Locations: Birmingham
Salary: Not Specified
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 30 Jul
Designing materials for controlling fields on the mm scale. (CDT in Metamaterials, PhD in Physics/Engineering)
College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
University of Exeter
Locations: Exeter
Salary: £17,062 Tuition fees and an annual stipend allowance at Research Council rates, currently £17,062 per year for 2022-23
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 30 Jun
PhD Studentship: Modelling Biochar-colloids Fate and Transport in the Subsurface
Cranfield University
Locations: Bedford
Salary: A bursary of up to £18,000* p.a. plus fees for three years
Date Placed: 19 May
Closes 30 Jun

Wondering if a PhD is right for you? What is it like to take on a PhD? What can you do with a PhD once you’ve finished? We have lots of advice on all these topics in our career advice section.

What Can You Do With a PhD?:

Are you thinking about a PhD as the next stage in your educational and professional development? It’s an exciting road to travel with many potential benefits and opportunities. But you have to earn it first so considering what’s involved is important.

What is it really like to do a PhD?

Watch our vlog series, where real PhD students from all walks of life and various levels of study recorded themselves to showcase what undertaking a PhD is actually like.

PhD Funding – A Checklist of Possible Sources

Funding bodies support PhD students in different ways. Some pay course fees only, some include a stipend (maintenance costs) or travel expenses, and others offer a one-off award to ease the financial burden of academic study.

Make sure you never miss out on the perfect PhD opportunity by signing up to our jobs by email service, and for more helpful articles head to our career advice site.

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