Mechanical Engineering Department PhD Research Studentship, UK

Mechanical Engineering Department PhD Research Studentship, UK

The Department of Mechanical Engineering is happy to offer the PhD Research Studentship for high achieving UK/EU students at the University of Bristol.

The aim of the project is to provide an investigation of new quantitative data analysis techniques for porosity detection in CFRP.

The scholarship covers full UK/EU PhD tuition fees and a tax-free stipend of a minimum £20,000 subject to contracts and eligibility criteria.


  • Applicants must hold a minimum of an upper 2nd class honours degree in Mechanical Engineering, Physics or a related subject.
  • Basic skills and knowledge required.
  • An enquiring and rigorous approach to research together with a strong intellect and disciplined work habits. Good team working, observational and communication skills are essential.

How to Apply

To apply for this studentship submit a PhD application using our online application system [] Please ensure that in the Funding section you tick “I would like to be considered for a funding award from the Mechanical Engineering Department” and specify the title of the scholarship in the “other” box below with the name of the supervisor Prof Robert Smith. Prior to application, Interested applicants should send an up-to-date CV to

The closing date of the application form is October 01, 2019.

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