Co-funded Studentships

The following funded or industry co-funded PhD projects are available for 2020 (click on project title for more information). There will be further projects available, so please check this page regularly.

How to Apply

For guidance on how to apply please refer to the information on the Study with us page.

Applications have now closed

Novel polymers from sugars: synthesis, catalysis, and applications

Details Apply

Applications have now closed

Catalysis^2: Synergistic Cooperativity within Bimetallic Pentalenide Complexes

Details Apply

Application deadline: 12 January 2020
Please note that applications may close early if a suitable candidate is found before the published deadline.

A mechanism-guided approach to improving catalytic amine formation based on multi-nuclear operando FlowNMR

Details Apply

Application deadline: 12 January 2020
OPPORTUNITY OPEN FOR AN IMMEDIATE START IN JANUARY 2020. Applications may close early if a suitable candidate is found before the published deadline.

Stable Silica Based Strong Acids

Details Apply

Applications have now closed

Catch and Release Catalysis

Details Apply

Gaining Selectivity Control in Homogeneous Catalytic Ester Formation and Reduction with Multi-Nuclear High Resolution FlowNMR Spectroscopy

Details Apply

Sustainable Bio-based Composite Materials

Details Apply

Sequence Control via Selective Polymerization Catalysis to Tune the Degradation Properties of Poly(lactic acid), PLA

Details Apply

Chemical Recycling of Plastics: A Life Cycle Approach

Details Apply

Reactions in Deep Eutectic Solvents: Time-resolved studies of structure control via solvent bonding

Details Apply

Sustainable Development of Non-aqueous Rheology Modifiers for the Personal Care Industry

Details Apply

Rapid additive and solvent screening for morphology control in continuous crystallisation via machine learning

Details Apply

Hierarchically designed piezoelectric energy harvesting materials for application in flexible systems

Details Apply

Important: Please make sure to mention in the finance section of your application that you are applying for funding through the CSCT for your specified project.