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Studentships for UK/EU applicants – University of Reading

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  • A range of funding opportunities

    Around 150 entry awards available to outstanding applicants each year

Studentships for UK/EU applicants

Funding for UK and EU citizens is available from a range of sources on a competitive basis.

The following studentships are relevant to postgraduate research opportunities at Reading. Follow the links to find full details regarding eligibility, available finance, application methods and closing dates.

Funding opportunity Relevant for: Application Deadline
Henley Business School Studentships Business Informatics, Systems & Accounting
Finance & Capital Markets
International Business & Strategy
Leadership, Organisation & Behaviour
Marketing & Reputation
Real Estate & Planning
Various deadlines between February and June 2018 - please check individual Department websites for more details
EPSRC PhD Studentship: Robust Deep Time Series Model Selection for Effective Decision Support School of Mathematical, Physical and Computational Sciences 28 February 2018
EPSRC PhD Studentship in Nucleic Acid Structure School of Chemistry, Food and Pharmacy 1 March 2018
EPSRC PhD Studentship in Mass Spectrometry: Development of Liquid AP-MALDI mass spectrometry (MS) for microbial profiling and biotyping School of Chemistry, Food and Pharmacy 1 March 2018
EPSRC PhD Studentship in Quantitative Pharmacology and Neuroscience School of Chemistry, Food and Pharmacy 1 March 2018
EPSRC PhD Studentship in Systems Pharmacology of Macroautophagy School of Chemistry, Food and Pharmacy 1 March 2018
PhD Studentship in Structural Biology of Complex Enzymes School of Chemistry, Food and Pharmacy 1 March 2018
Leverhulme PhD Studenship in Climate Justice

Agriculture, Economics, Geography, Law, Meteorology, Philosophy, Politics & International Relations

23 March 2018
EPSRC PhD Studentship: Chemical reaction to mechanical motion - Towards a physio-chemical model of heart cells School of Biological Sciences & School of Mathematical, Physical and Computational Sciences 31 March 2018
PhD Studentship: Testing the Mechanism of VPS35 Parkinson's Disease in Vivo School of Biological Sciences & School of Pharmacy 31 March 2018
EPSRC PhD Studentship: Informal interpreters and cultural mediators in construction School of the Built Environment 16 April 2018

University of Reading Regional PhD Bursaries

Any discipline  1 May 2018
Strategic project-led PhD studentships Various disciplines Adverts will appear here for individual projects from May 2018 onwards

Wilkie Calvert Co-Supported PhD Studentships

Any discipline 29 June 2018
NERC Industrial CASE studentship (with the UK Met Office) in Land Surface Mathematical Modelling School of Archaeology, Geography & Environmental Science 30 June 2018
School of Politics, Economics and International Relations (SPEIR) scholarships Economics
Politics and International Relations
To be confirmed
AHRC Design Star Typography & Graphic Communication The application process for 2018/19 entry is now closed. Details of future funding opportunities will be posted here in due course. 
AHRC SWW Studentships Archaeology
Classics
English Literature
Film, Theatre and Television
History
History of Art
Law
Modern Languages and European Studies
Philosophy
Politics and International Relations
The application process for 2018/19 entry is now closed. Details of future funding opportunities will be posted here in due course.
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training: Mathematics of Planet Earth Meteorology
Mathematics
Statistics
Physics
(Or closely related subjects)  
The application process for 2018/19 entry is now closed. Details of future funding opportunities will be posted here in due course.
NERC SCENARIO Studentships Agriculture, Policy and Development
Archaeology
Biological Sciences
Chemistry
Geography
Environmental Sciences
Maths and Statistics
Meteorology
The application process for 2018/19 entry is now closed. Details of future funding opportunities will be posted here in due course.
SeNSS Social Sciences Studentships  Agriculture, Policy and Development
Built Environment
Economics
Education
Law
Linguistics
Management and Business Studies
Politics and International Relations
Psychology
Real Estate and Planning
The application process for 2018/19 entry is now closed. Details of future funding opportunities will be posted here in due course.
Centre for Doctoral Training in Quantitative and Modelling Skills in Ecology and Evolution (QMEE)  Agriculture, Policy and Development
Biological Sciences
Chemistry
Geography
Environmental Sciences
Maths
Statistics 
The application process for 2018/19 entry is now closed. Details of the application process for 2019/20 entry will be posted here in due course.

Find a PhD

In addition to the studentship opportunities listed here, we advertise many of our pre-defined doctoral research projects (both funded and unfunded) via the FindaPhD website.

Find out whether one of these projects designed by our academics will be right for you.

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