Postgraduate

UK/EU students

Postgraduate Opportunity Scholarships 2018/19

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£5,000

MRes plus PhD studentships - Cloud Computing for Big Data (EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training)

11

EPSRC minimum stipend (currently £14,553 per annum for 2017 entry) and full fees paid for UK/EU students. There is a further £2,000 per annum for travel and consumables. A laptop is provided for your studies.

Doctoral Training Studentships (MRes plus PhD) in Digital Civics

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100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and an annual tax free stipend (or living allowance) of £14,777. Also significant additional funding to cover research costs and local, national and international travel (conferences and exchanges).

PhD Studentship in Engineering: Next generation of composite molten salt-ceramic membranes for selective separation of NOx, SO2 and CO2

1

Depending on how you meet the EPSRC’s eligibility criteria, a full award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate for the duration of your PhD and an annual stipend £14,553 (2017/18).  A partial award covers fees at the UK/EU rate only.

PhD Studentship in Engineering: The Use of Perovskite-type Oxygen-carriers for Hydrogen Production via Chemical Looping

1

Depending on how you meet the EPSRC’s eligibility criteria, a full award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate for the duration of your PhD and an annual stipend £14,553 (2017/18).  A partial award covers fees at the UK/EU rate only.

Postgraduate Master’s Loan Scheme (students from England and non-UK countries)

Maximum of £10,280 (2017 entry)

Disabled Students' Allowances

Varies

Professional and Career Development Loans

Varies

Newcastle University Business School Enterprise and Innovation Scholarship 2018-19

1

£3,000 payable towards tuition fees.

The Iland Postgraduate Research Scholarship (For research relating to European culture and its development within a global context)

varies

Research and travel awards of up to £1,000 for UK/EU postgraduate students.

PhD Studentship in Cancer – Characterisation and Targeting of Leukaemia-maintaining Cells

1

100% UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £17,000 (full award). Also significant additional funding to cover research costs and local, national and international travel (conferences and exchanges). Successful international candidates will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees.

PhD in the School of Engineering - Mapping, monitoring and characterising landslides with satellite radar and optical observations

1

100% tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and an annual stipend of £14,553 (2018-19). 

PhD Studentship in Genetics - Identification of biomarkers of skeletal disease for therapeutic applications

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £14,553 (full award). Successful international candidates will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees.

CASE Studentship in Engineering with Siemens: A techno-economic and regulatory analysis of the building as a power plant concept in future energy systems

1

100% tuition fees for three years and an annual stipend of £14,553. Depending on how you meet the EPSRC’s eligibility criteria, you may be entitled to a full or a partial award. The award is available to UK/EU applicants only.

PhD Studentship in Epigenetics - Using chromatin interaction analysis and CRISPR-Cas9 mediated genomic editing to identify the target genes of osteoarthritis-associated transcriptional regulatory elements

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual stipend of £14,777 (2018/2019 rate).

PhD in Computer Science - Interactive Visualization of Temporal Multi-Omic Data

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual stipend of £14,777 (at 2018/19 rate).

PhD in Engineering: Internet of Things (IoT) based monitoring of critical masonry infrastructure

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual stipend of £14,777 (at 2018/19 rate).

EPSRC CASE PhD Studentship: Next generation loop heat pipe wick technology for thermal management of Space and Terrestrial applications

1

This award will cover a full PhD studentship of £18,748 per year. This includes RCUK standard UK/EU tuition fees, and a stipend of at least £14,553 per year. Additional funding will be provided by the Industry sponsor to support the placement position. 

Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Scholarships

£2,000 tuition fee awards.

PhD Studentship in Engineering - Simulation-Guided Manufacturing of Synthetic Bone

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual stipend of £14,777 (at 2018/19 rate).

PhD studentship - Investigating AR-V involvement in DNA damage repair and prostate cancer

1

£19,000 per annum.

PhD Studentship in Engineering - Low-cost Point-of-Care Graphene-based cell flow cytometry

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual stipend of £14,777 (at 2018/19 rate)

EPSRC PhD - Optimal Bioelectrochemical System (BES) design through Computational Fluid Dynamics

1

UK citizens are eligible for 100% of UK tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £14,553 (full award).  EU citizens from outside the UK are eligible for fees only (partial award).

PhD Studentship in Engineering - Renormalisation Group Theory in Simulation of Material Ageing: from the Cosmos to Concrete Nanostructure

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual stipend of £14,777 (at 2018/19 rate).

PhD Studentship in Computational Synthetic Biology – Design of synthetic genetic circuits to enhance electron transfer in bacteria for renewable energy production

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees plus an annual stipend of £14,777 (at 2018/19 rate)