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PhD Scholarships

Postgraduate Research Scholarships

Our research impacts the world. Join us.

Without quality researchers, there can be no quality research.

This is why we invest in PhD scholarships and support you during every step of your research journey.

Many of our projects are interdisciplinary and in collaboration with industry.

If you choose to carry out your postgraduate studies with us, you will become part of a vibrant, forward-thinking research community.

Register now to keep up to date about our scholarship rounds for 2023 and beyond.

Between November 2022 and January 2023 we will have over 70 funded PhD opportunities live on this web-page - scroll down to see which centres and clusters currently have live applications.


Free webinars on our PhD scholarship centres and clusters

To help you find out more about PhD scholarships, we are hosting a series of free webinars for each of the centres and clusters where you will be able to hear from PhD supervisors and ask questions about the programme. Each webinar starts at 6 pm and lasts an hour.

Thurs 1 December: PhD Cluster in Environmental Technologies and Food Systems

Mon 5 December: PhD Cluster in Diabetes and its Comorbidities: A Multidisciplinary Approach

Tue 6 December: PhD Cluster in Theragnostics for the Management and Treatment of Disease

Thu 8 December: PhD Cluster in Development of Innovative Hydrogen Production and Storage Technologies for a Net-Zero Emission Society

Wed 11 January: The Leverhulme DSC for Water Cultures

Postgraduate research at the University of Hull

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  • Commonwealth Scholarships Scheme

    The University of Hull has a long history of welcoming high quality scholars through the Commonwealth Scholarships PhD and Taught Masters schemes. We have a number of exceptional Commonwealth scholars undertaking ground-breaking research with us currently.

    Many also choose to study through the Taught Masters scholarship programme and then return to take up a Commonwealth PhD scholarship.

    Learn more about the Commonwealth Scholarships Scheme here.

Students in the Brynmor Jones Library
Postgraduate Rebecca Humphries & Georgia Sykes walking by HUBS Wharfe Building
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Our research

Accelerating a net zero future. Improving health outcomes. Promoting justice and fairness for all. Living with water. Enhancing heritage and creative industries. Our research impacts the world.