EPSRC Doctoral Studentships (2012)

The Universtiy will be advertising the projects related to these scholarships on 16 May 2012.

EPSRC supports excellent, long term research and high quality postgraduate training in Mathematical Sciences, Engineering, Physical Sciences and ICT: http://www.epsrc.ac.uk/ourportfolio/Pages/default.aspx

Awards will be linked to EPSRC's strategic approach and applicants should be aware of the research council's expectations: http://www.epsrc.ac.uk/funding/students/Pages/expectation.aspx

Type of award

Postgraduate Research

Award amount

3.5 year awards including a fee contribution(~£3,828 p/a), a maintenance allowance(~£13,590 p/a).


Applicants must hold at least a UK Upper Second Class Honours degree, or equivalent. The studentships will be awarded for a period of three and a half years.

The awards are only available to UK/EU students, studentships will be payable at the equivalent of the UK/EU fee per annum for full time students and in the case of UK students will also include a maintenance grant (for information the 2011-12 rate is £13,590) to cover living expenses. Studentships are paid pro rata for part time students.

Application procedure

The University is currently short-listing projects which will be advertised on 16 May 2012.


Further details will be available following the shortlisting process.

Further information

Please consult Department web-pages for further information or the postgraduate prospectus: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/pg/2012/research

Contact details

If you have any further queries please contact the Doctoral School, e-mail:doctoralschool@sussex.ac.uk


Available to:
UK, Europe (Non-UK)

At level(s):
PG (research)

Application deadline:
31 March 2012
the deadline has now expired


The award is available to people from the following country:

  • United Kingdom