Civil and environmental engineering

Civil engineers design, build and maintain the physical world around us. They ensure we’re supplied with electricity, clean water and energy, and keep us moving with roads, bridges and airports. Become a civil engineer and you’ll be advancing and protecting the very fabric of modern society.

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Studentships

Advanced fatigue analysis of metallic railway bridges

Funding information:
The 3-year studentship is partially funded by Network Rail, covering academic fees for UK/EU students and providing a stipend of £16,500 per annum to cover your living expenses. Additional funding is available to present your work in a conference. Opportunities for tutorial support in the department are available and will enhance your teaching experience as well as provide further income (approximately £1,200-£1,500 per annum).

A novel ventilation-pollution nexus framework for offsetting carbon by smart indoor spaces

Funding information:
The studentship funding covers academic fees for UK students. International candidates can be considered for a full fee waiver if they have exceptional academic credentials with prior research publications. International candidates can also apply on the basis of paying the difference between the home and overseas fees by their own means. You will also receive a standard EPSRC stipend of £16,062 per annum to cover your living expenses. Additional funding will be made available to present your work at a conference and for project-related costs.

Non-exhaust emissions of airborne nano/ultrafine particles from road vehicles

Funding information:
The studentship funding covers academic fees for UK students. Any overseas candidates should consider to apply if they are able to cover the difference between the home and overseas fee by own means. You will also receive a stipend of £15,609 per annum to cover your living expenses. Additional funding will be made available to present your work at a conference and for project-related costs. Opportunities for tutorial support in the department are available and will enhance your teaching experience and may provide further income.