Studentship opportunities

Research studentships available

Our latest PhD research studentships:

PhD Studentship in using singlet oxygen energy with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD)

Closing date: 31 July 2019

PhD Studentship in interaction of balance control and cognition in older adults

Closing date: 12 August 2019

PhD Studentship in apelin analogues in neurodegenerative disease

Closing date: 14 August 2019

PhD Studentship is preschool physical activity interventions

Closing date: 12 August 2019

Other funding opportunities

We have subscribed to the Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding Online, which can be accessed free of charge. The guide is an online database that identifies alternative sources of funding (charities, foundations, and trusts) who can grant awards to any student regardless of subject or nationality. The guide is written by two UK-based PhD students who, between them, won over £50,000 from 50 different charity awards. 

The database contains:

The University of Derby has bought a licence for the Alternative Guide so it’s free for all students and staff to use.