Department of Engineering and Design

PhD Scholarships

Funded PhD Opportunities 

Self-Funded Application

Self-funded applicants with an interest in a particular area or specific topic are welcome to apply throughout the year. Finding a potential supervisor and writing your own research proposal are key parts of the application process. Have a look at this essential guide to applying for your PhD.

Industrial Doctoral Project

These are projects funded by commercial organisations to conduct research on a specific technical problem of direct interest to the organisation. When available they will be advertised on the University of Sussex's funding databaseRead more about the Industrial Doctorate.