PhD opportunities

Be part of our world-leading chemical and biological engineering research and help tackle some of the most pressing issues of our time.

  • We're a research-led department and since 2017 set a new record by winning £9 million of competitive grants
  • We've invested £3.5 million in state-of-the-art research facilities
  • We have 87 funders 
  • We have five research centres
  • Our research expertise spans four themes

Explore our PhD project directory

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PhD scholarships

There are lots of different types of scholarships available, from full awards covering fees, living expenses and research costs to partial fee scholarships.

Study with us

In the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering we offer BEng, MEng and MSc courses as well as opportunities for PhD study.

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate study