The University of Leeds once again invites applications for the EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership Award in UK for the 2021/2022 academic session.

Without a doubt, the choice to study at the University of Leeds is a choice to invest in knowledge and opportunity. It is little wonder therefore that professionalism, inclusiveness, integrity, community and academic excellence are at the heart of everything it does. This is because it understands that what it does can have an impact on the wider community, which is why it takes its social, economic and environmental responsibilities seriously.

The award is open to the following schools:

School of

  • Chemical and Process Engineering,
  • Chemistry,
  • Civil Engineering,
  • Computing,
  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering,
  • Food Science and Nutrition,
  • Mathematics,
  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Physics and Astronomy

Worth of Award

It would interest you to know that there are multiple opportunities available. However, this is a highly competitive EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership Studentship consisting of the award of

  • fees
  • with a maintenance grant of 15,285 pounds.

It runs currently for the 2020/21 session and lasts for 3.5 years.


For a fact, this opportunity is open to all applicants, with a number of awards for Non-UK nationals limited by UKRI to 13.

In view of this, all candidates will be placed into the EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership Studentship and selection is based on academic merit.

How to Apply

Formal applications for research degree study should be made online through the University of Leeds website.

Please state clearly that the funding you wish to be considered for is EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership Award – 2021/22.

Also, if English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you meet the University’s minimum English language requirements.

Deadline: It is important to note that application deadline is ongoing.

Click here for more details and to apply