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Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 for MEng, MChem, MPhys (i.e. an enhanced 4 year degree), or 2:1 with a Merit MSc equivalent from areas including but not limited to: Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering, Physics, Mathematics and Statistics and Food Science.  We will also consider applicants with Bachelor degree with 1st class Hons with a minimum of 2 years experience in industry.

Funding

There are a number of highly competitive EPSRC Fully Funded Studentship Awards for Session 2021/22 covering the full cost of University of Leeds Fees (£4,407.00 in session 2020/21) plus a Maintenance Allowance (£15,285 in session 2020/21). Applications are open to Home fee rated applicants, the scheme is now closed to international fee rated applicants as the CDT has filled its quota of international applicants. Some additional places are also available for students who have their own funding.

How to apply

You can apply for your research degree online. Make sure you complete the application form as fully as you can.

  • Funded research projects (including Centres for Doctoral Training)

You’re required to provide the following information:

  • Your proposed primary and secondary research areas (Product Functionalisation and Performance; Product Characterisation; Process Modelling between Scales )
  • A brief one-paragraph summary of your research interests
  • Grade(s) or degree classification(s) for your degree-level qualifications.
  • Personal Statement
  • CV

Important information: please add the title of the Centre for Doctoral Training in Molecules to Product to both the ‘funding’ and ‘research area/title’ section of the application form.

UKRI and the CDT in Molecules to Product is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and welcomes applications from all. Applications from women, those with a disability, and members of minority ethnic groups, who are currently under-represented at senior levels in the research and innovation community, are therefore especially encouraged.

Deadline

If you are interested in applying for a place on the CDT for session 2021/22 (Start Date 1st October 2021) please contact us by email: moleculestoproduct@leeds.ac.uk

Questions? Please contact us at:

Email: moleculestoproduct@leeds.ac.uk