Additional NERC studentships are now available  for September 2017 entry - deadline for applications is 31st May 2017:

Managing the Cape mountain zebra

Microbial controls on carbon loss from eroding and restored UK blanket peatland

Using genetics of captive and wild meta-populations

Variability of the Impacts of European Winter Windstorms

Other funded research opportunities for home and EU applicants:

‌‌Exploring and imaging nano- to micro-scale graphite-organic interactions

Three Fully Funded PhD Projects in Nuclear Chemical and Environmental Sciences

Bio-reduction of Co and Ni bearing Manganese Minerals  - application deadline 23rd June 2017

Non funded projects

Marine sand responses to storms from 20 years of monitoring

NERC DTP/CDT and STFC Funded Studentships 

Please note that all NERC DTP/CDT and STFC funded studentships for 2017 entry have now been filled. However, applicants who have secured their own source of funding may still be considered for one of the listed projects. Please refer to the links below for more information. Applicants wishing to be considered for any project, will need to submit an online application selecting the appropriate research area from the drop down menu of the electronic application form.  

NERC CDT projects 

Isotope Geochemistry, Cosmochemistry and Planetary Science (STFC)

Manchester & Liverpool DTP funded research projects






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