School of Engineering

Electrical & Electronic Engineering: PhD

Electrical and Electronic Engineering Research Programmes

Be part of an internationally renowned team pushing the frontiers of research.

If you relish the opportunity to undertake a substantial research project with a clear intellectual, scientific, industrial or commercial relevance and challenge a PhD is for you.

Benefits of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Newcastle

  • We are in the top 10 for world-leading research in the UK.
  • 90% of our research is classed as world-leading or internationally excellent.
  • We have a large and active PhD community of over 180 students across our four research groups.
  • Each year we award over £200,000 in PhD scholarships.
  • Funding is available from research councils and major industrial bodies.


Financial support is available from a range of scholarships.