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 2016. Applications for these fully funded research studentships are invited from suitably qualified UK and EU students. Current Projects to be confirmed.

Energy, Fluid Mechanics and Turbomachinery

Electrical Engineering

Mechanics, Materials and Design

Civil Engineering

Manufacturing and Management

Information Engineering

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 £14,057 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 in 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.

The Cambridge Trust awards scholarships to International Students. Applicants who wish to be considered for these scholarships must apply before 2 December 2015, for admission in October 2016.

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