Entry Requirements and Funding

A full standard studentship consists of academic fees, together with a maintenance grant paid at standard Research Council rates and a Research Training Support Grant.

Generally, UK students will be eligible for a full award and other European Union applicants will be eligible for an award paying academic fees and Research Training Support Grant only, except in cases where residency in the UK has been established for more than 3 years prior to the start of the programme of study.

Places are available for students who have their own funding.

Entry requirements for the programme is a degree equivalent to a UK upper second class honours (2:1), or higher, in a engineering or a physical science.

English language requirements

If English is not your first language, you’ll need a recognised English Language qualification. For example, IELTS: 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in any component.