We are keen to develop in all our students a broad range of generic skills to complement the core technical or scientific competencies of their chosen subject area. 

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Education network

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Education Network brings together a diverse group of staff and students with an interest in education practice and development.


Audio/acoustics machine learning

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Novel methods for recycling: synthesis of degradable polymers and degradable pressure-sensitive adhesives

Funding information:

The funding offer includes 3.5 years of stipend (currently £18,622 per year) and tuition fees (at UK/home level) as well as travel allowance to attend (international) conferences. International applicants are welcome to apply but must identify a source to cover the difference between international and home tuition fees.

Effect of chemical degradation and formulation stability on viscoelastic relaxation processes

Funding information:

Fully funded for UK fees. Stipend of £18,622 (subject to review) and University of Surrey fees met for duration of studentship.
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Research opportunities

We are keen to support fellowship applications for talented applicants so we have listed some current fellowships.