Department of Engineering

PhD Studentships

PhD Studentships

EPSRC PhD Studentships in Engineering

A number of EPSRC doctoral training grants will be available in the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, from October 2017. Applications for these fully funded research studentships are invited from suitably qualified UK and EU students.

Applicants need to have, or expect to achieve, a first-class degree in Engineering or a relevant subject in the Physical Sciences or Mathematics. Applicants from the UK are eligible for a full award, full University and College fees and a maintenance allowance of at least £14,500 per year. Applicants from the EU are eligible for a fees only award.

Applications should be made via the University of Cambridge Graduate Admissions online form.


Industrial studentships vacancies the Department of Engineering are advertised on the University of Cambridge Job Opportunities Pages and on

Funded places are available in the EPSRC Centers for Doctoral Training - see course pages for more information.

Studentships for Overseas applicants

The Cambridge Trust  and Gates Cambridge award scholarships to International Students. Applicants who wish to be considered for these scholarships must apply before 4 December 2017, for admission in October 2018.

Further information on current research within the Department can be found under the Research menu and, more specifically, within Academic Divisions.