Funded PhD Studentships

Fusion CDT
Durham, Liverpool, Manchester, Oxford and York
04 Jan 2022
05 Mar 2022

The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Fusion Energy Science and Technology (Fusion CDT) is a collaboration between the Universities of Durham, Liverpool, Manchester, Oxford and York, working together with UKAEA, AWE, the Central Laser Facility and industry. 

What we offer:

• Funded 4-year PhD research studentships open to home and  international applicants, fully funded at home rate

• A full training programme in fusion energy, including materials and plasma science

• A supportive environment within a cohort of fusion energy PhD students

• Extensive opportunities and funding for international collaboration and travel

• Links to world-leading fusion facilities and expertise in the UK and overseas.

The Fusion CDT supports a diverse, inclusive, and equitable learning and research environment across its partner organisations. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds and aim to support flexible working and part-time study where possible.

Please note that application deadlines vary and some of the deadlines are in January 2022 - for further information on deadlines and how to apply please see: