PhD Scholarship in Engineering

  • Cardiff University
  • UK
  • May 01, 2018
Scholarship - PhD Engineering


The Cardiff University is inviting applications for PhD Scholarship in Engineering: Optimisation for novel structural-material configuration. The primary approach of interest is topology optimisation using the level set method to produce new and unintuitive design.

Degree Level: Studentship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Scholarship Benefits: 

Tuition fee support: Full UK/EU tuition fees

Maintenance stipend:  Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum

Eligible Nationalities: Open to all students of any nationality without restrictions (UK/EU and International).

Eligibility Criteria:  To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

Residency: Open to all students of any nationality without restrictions (UK/EU and International)

Academic criteria: Candidates should hold or expect to gain a First class or a good 2.1 MEng degree and/or an appropriate Master’s level qualification (or their equivalent) in a relevant subject area (such as Engineering, Physics, and Applied Mathematics).

Application Procedure: In the first instance interested applicants are invited to send a CV and covering letter to

  • Please ensure that you quote the studentship reference ‘ENG-HAK-2’ in the subject field.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit an online application form.
  • In the “Research proposal and Funding” section of your application, please specify the project title and supervisors of this project and copy the project description in the text box provided.
  • Please select “No, I am not self-funding my research” when asked whether you are self-funding your research.
  • Please add “PhD in Engineering: Optimisation for novel structural-material configuration” when asked “Please provide the name of the funding you are applying for”.
  • The deadline for applications may be closed early if a successful candidate has been appointed.

Deadline: September 30, 2018