Scholarship Description:

The University of Leicester is happy to announce fully funded EPSRC PhD Studentships to UK/EU applicants who meet the EPSRC Residency Criteria.

Host College/University:

The University of Leicester is a public research university based in Leicester, England. The main campus is south of the city centre, adjacent to Victoria Park.

Degree level:

Studentships are available to pursue PhD program.

Field of Study:

This project is across the distinct disciplines of mathematical and computational fluid mechanics and aims to provide insight into open problems in fundamental fluid physics.

  1. Applied Mathematics
  2. Aeronautical Engineering
  3. Fluid Dynamics

Scholarship Award: 

This research project is one of a number of projects in the College. It is in competition for funding with one or more of these projects. Usually the project which receives the best applicant will be awarded the funding.


Studentships are available to UK/EU applicants who meet the EPSRC Residency Criteria.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Studentships are available to UK/EU applicants who meet the EPSRC Residency Criteria; if you have been ordinarily resident in the UK for three years you will normally be entitled to apply for a full studentship.

  • Degree in Applied Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics or similar
  • Excellent programming skills, including MATLAB
  • Willingness to travel and spend time in Sydney, Australia

International Applicants

  • Unfortunately, there is no funding for international students on this project.

English Language Requirements: 

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Applying procedure Instructions:

All applications must be submitted online, along with the supporting documents as per the instructions on the website.

Required Materials:

  1. Online application form
  2. Two academic references
  3. Transcripts
  4. Degree certificate/s (if awarded)
  5. Curriculum Vitae
  6. EPSRC Studentship Form
  7. English language qualification

Scholarship Official Web Links:

Scholarship Link: ◄–

Scholarship Deadline:

January 21, 2019.


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