Mathematics: Fully Funded EPSRC PhD Scholarships (x4) at Swansea University

  • Phd
  • Full cost of tuition fees and an annual stipend
  • 1 August 2021
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Four scholarships are funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).
Start date: October 2021 or January 2022
Project Supervisors: Any available supervisor at Swansea University whose research is an area of Mathematical Sciences with relevance to the EPSRC remit.
Project description: We invite applications for PhD study in Mathematics. At Swansea University, we carry out internationally leading research in the following fields:
  • Algebra, Geometry and Topology
  • Biomathematics, mathematical modelling of cancer and its treatments, mathematical modelling of infectious diseases (including Covid-19)
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Mathematical and computational methods in machine learning and artificial intelligence
  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Stochastic Analysis and (Noncommutative) Probability

Detailed information about research directions in the Department of Mathematics can be found at the Research and Impact webpage of the Department. Applicants should demonstrate interest in one or more of the above research fields.
The Departments of Mathematics is part of the Computational Foundry, a world-class centre for computational and mathematical research. The modern building of the Computational Foundry provides an ideal environment for doing a PhD.


Candidates must have a First, Upper Second Class Honours or a Master’s degree with Merit, in a relevant discipline.

For candidates whose first language is not English, we require IELTS 6.5 (with 6.0 in each component) or equivalent. Please visit our website for a list of acceptable English language tests. We prefer candidates to have already met the English Language requirements at the point of application, although this is not a requirement.

This scholarship is open to candidates of any nationality.


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This four-year fully funded scholarship covers UK tuition fees and an annual stipend of £15,245.

Research Training Support Grant of £1,000 per annum is also provided.


Please visit our website for more information.
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