20 March 2020


Nottingham, UK

(Partially Funded)


Faculty of Engineering Research Excellence PhD Scholarship

This competitive scholarship recognizes and rewards outstanding international students who apply to study a full-time engineering PhD.

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The University is looking for applications from exceptional students who are seriously committed to pushing the boundaries of engineering, students who are excited about the prospect of working with some of the world’s leading researchers and who aspire to be the best in their profession. The high value of this award reflects the University’s aim to attract the best students from around the world and to support them during their study.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

Faculty of Engineering

  • Civil Engineering PhD
  • Chemical Engineering PhD
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering PhD
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering MRes
  • Engineering Surveying and Space Geodesy PhD
  • Environmental Engineering PhD
  • Manufacturing Engineering PhD
  • Materials Engineering and Materials Design PhD
  • Mechanical Engineering PhD
  • Non-destructive Evaluation EngD (Engineering Doctorate)

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Eligible Countries


Program Period

3 Years

These scholarships are for 3 years of a research programme and are subject to satisfactory progress each year.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • You are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes.
  • You are already holding an offer to start a full-time PhD research degree programme at Nottingham campus with a start date that falls between 01 October 2020 and 01 February 2021 (inclusive) in the Faculty of Engineering.
  • You have a first-class undergraduate degree or an MSc with distinction in a relevant subject; work experience, journal papers published and other esteem indicators (prizes, top-in-class etc.) will be considered.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • In 2020, The university is offering full tuition fee scholarships plus a stipend of £1,015 per month for a three-year full-time PhD research degree programme.

How to Apply

First Step:

You must apply for and receive an offer to study a full-time engineering PhD before applying for this scholarship.Search for PhD opportunities and find out how to apply.

Second Step:

 Applications should be made via the scholarships section of MyNottingham. Click here to log in once you have received an offer to study in 2020.

Note: It is important that you state on your scholarship application the specific topic you are interested in researching and why.

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