Route 1

Check our current vacancies listings for PhD and Centres for Doctoral Training (CDT) linked to the Department of Materials.

Route 2

Contact a potential supervisor in the Department of Materials. They can be:

-          Academic Staff
-          Independent Research Fellows


When contacting a potential supervisor, please include:

  • a copy of your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • an indication of what your proposed topic of study is
  • the potential start date
  • how you propose to fund the project.


How to apply

To apply for a postgraduate research programme (e.g. a PhD) please complete our online postgraduate research application form. Applications are only accepted online.

For more information about the application process, please visit: How to apply for a postgraduate research programme pages