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All of our postgraduate research students studying on one of the electronic engineering PhDs are members of a research centre within our department where they receive consistent support during their studies.
Design and fabrication of energy scavenging thin film materials
Funding information:Full UK tuition fees covered for 3 years. Stipend at £15,609 p.a. (2021/22). Personal Computer (provided by the department).
Scalability of high-power per weight halide perovskites photovoltaics
Funding information:Fully funded iCASE award from EPSRC Full UK/EU tuition fee covered Stipend: £15,609 per annum Personal computer (provided by the department).
Medical imaging standardisation for large scale studies
Funding information:A stipend of £18,285 for 21/22, which will increase each year in line with the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) rate, plus Home/EU-rate fee allowance of £4,407 (with automatic increase to UKRI rate each year). The studentship is offered for 4 years.
Quantum Biology studentships
The Leverhulme Quantum Biology Doctoral Training Centre (QB DTC) invites applications from excellent candidates for seven fully funded PhD studentships, covering fees and maintenance, for October 2019 entry.
The Doctoral College supports the academic and professional development of postgraduate researchers to ensure our world-leading research continues to grow. There is also an extensive Researcher Development Programme run at university level.
What our students say
Read our student profiles to discover first-hand what it's like to study with us.
Seeing as this is my seventh year here at Surrey now, apparently I like the place! My ultimate goal is to work on human spaceflight missions, in either the mission concept or design stages.Ben Clewer, PhD Space Engineering
Our department has a wide range of facilities available for research into areas such as robotics, artificial intelligence, security, energy conversion, space missions, healthcare and nanomaterials just to name a few.