Energy 2050 is inviting elligible students to submit application for fully funded PhD scholarship on developing advanced models for future power generation technologies at University of Sheffield in UK. UK/EU.
The studentship will support a highly motivated researcher to undertake cutting edge research on developing advanced models that are relevant to future energy and power generation technologies.
Energy 2050 is one of the UK’s largest energy research institutes. Based at the University of Sheffield, we have over 120 academics and more than 250 PhD students undertaking energy research and innovation.
Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue PhD programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded on developing advanced models for future power generation technologies. The major current areas of research in the group include carbon capture technology from power generation, low emission CCGT technology, clean coal/biomass combustion technology, fuel cells, alternative aviation fuels, biogas from waste, etc.
Scholarship Award: The studentship will be available for a period of 3 years at the standard RCUK rate which covers UK/EU fees and includes a non-taxable stipend at the RCUK rate (£14,296 in 2016/2017) and a budget for IT equipment, books, software and travelling to conferences, and/or project meetings.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Potential applicants should have, or are expecting to obtain in the near future, a first class honours degree in engineering, mathematics, or science. The studentship is open to UK/EU candidates only. The successful candidate should fulfil the eligibility criteria for EPSRC funding through UK/ EU nationality and residency status.
Nationality: UK/EU students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Potential applicants should have, or are expecting to obtain in the near future, a first class honours degree in engineering, mathematics, or science.
English language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
How to Apply: For further information please contact Professor Derek B Ingham (phone: 0114 21 57215)
Application Deadline: Scholarships application deadline is January 15, 2017.