Postgraduate research opportunities

Browse through our research degree opportunities to find funding and funded projects. These opportunities are awarded on the basis of academic merit and are very competitive, so it is important you make enquiries and apply as early as possible. If you have already secured funding, please take a look at our competition / non-funded projects. Former students may be eligible for a 10% discount on fees with our alumni bursary.

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Funding schemes

Title Subject area Eligibility Deadline
ESRC White Rose DTP Earth and Environment UK and EU 23 January 2019
EPSRC DTP Earth and Environment UK only 31 January 2019
Leeds Doctoral Scholarships Earth and Environment Worldwide (International, UK and EU) 1 April 2019

Competition funded PhD projects

Title Subject area Eligibility Deadline
Machine learning to detect earthquakes in energy extraction (EPSRC DTP) - Institute of Geophysics and Tectonics UK only 31 January 2019
Deformation of multiphase materials: Experiments and numerical modelling (EPSRC DTP) - Institute of Geophysics and Tectonics UK only 31 January 2019
The dynamics of jets in rapidly rotating fluids by computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation (EPSRC DTP) - Institute of Geophysics and Tectonics UK only 31 January 2019