If you want to study in the United Kingdom, you can apply for Brunel University London scholarships for international students of various nationalities around the world who wish to have the opportunity to study a PhD in the United Kingdom for the academic year 2021-2022. Scholarships help advance your academic and career goals by removing financial barriers in order to cover tuition expenses.
Founded in 1966, Brunel University has more than 12,900 students and 2,500 employees. It has caused controversy due to its politically conservative and market-driven approach to higher education. On the Times Higher Education’s 100 Under 50 list, it ranked 25th.
This university will help students gain practical work experience directly related to their degree. It also has world-class sports facilities, a diverse arts center, student union, prayer rooms, and on-campus housing.
- Application deadline: June 4, 2021
- Host University: Brunel University London
- Department: College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences
- Study level: PhD degree
- Funding: £ 17,609
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: Limited
- Nationality: UK, EU and international students
- The host country is the United Kingdom
Funding provided in the Scholarships
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentships starting 1st October 2021 within the College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences. Successful applicants will receive an annual stipend (bursary) of £17,609 plus payment of their full-time tuition fees for a period of 36 months (3 years).
You should be eligible for home (UK) tuition fees but there is a limited number (no more than three) of studentships available to overseas applicants, including EU nationals, who meet the academic entry criteria including English Language proficiency.
These DTP PhD studentships are available to support research in the below subject areas and work in the following research centres:
- Aerospace Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science
- Design and Digital Media
- Electronic and Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Flood Risk and Resilience (CFR2)
- Sustainable Energy Use in Food Chains (CSEF)
- Extreme Structures and Materials Simulation
- Advanced Powertrain and Fuels
- Energy Efficient and Sustainable Technologies (CEEST)
- Materials for a Sustainable Future
- Resource Efficient Future Cities
- Intelligent Digital Economy and Society (IDEAS)
- Power Systems
- BCAST (Brunel Centre for Advanced Solidification Technology)
Applicants will have or expect to receive a first or upper-second class honours degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Mathematics, Physics or a similar numerate discipline. A Postgraduate Masters degree is not required but may be an advantage.
Where appropriate, applicants must have English language proficiency to IELTS 6.5 overall (a minimum of 6.0 in all sections) or equivalent. If you do not hold this qualification already, you must indicate when you will achieve this qualification in your personal statement.
How to apply
Please submit your application documents (see list below) to [email protected] by Noon on Friday 4 June 2021. Interviews will take place in June/July 2021.
- Your up-to-date CV;
- Your document (300 to 500 words) setting out the ideas for your research project;
- Your personal statement (300 to 500 words) summarising your background, skills and experience;
- Your Undergraduate/Postgraduate Masters degree certificate(s) and transcript(s);
- Name of a potential academic supervisor in the College, if you have identified one;
- Contact details for TWO referees, one of which can be an academic member of staff in the College.