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Postgraduate Research at the Open Day

If you’re considering postgraduate research at Brunel, you’ll likely have questions about the application process, the research programmes and your University experience. As part of the Virtual Postgraduate Open Day you will have a chance to ask all your questions and more!   

PhD Expert Sessions on 2 February

 

We have our experts available to answer any questions you may have around the PhD application or research programme details.  Final details of all sessions will be sent out to you with the Open Day programme closer to the event.

Ask questions in our LIVE chat sessions on 2 February

Career information

Dr Louise Bamford will be available to help you understand what career support is available during your research studies and help you understand the paths open to you on graduation.

Skills development and training

The Graduate School can help with questions about developing your academic, research and professional skills. She's dedicated to ensuring our PhD students make the most of their time at Brunel and can guide you through all the support available. 

Finding a supervisor

Joanna Babukutty will help you find the right supervisor in your chosen research area or suggest a research topic that may be closely aligned with your interests. Tell her what you want to research and get all the support you need to find the right research match for you. 

Available research funding

Learn how to stay on top the latest research funding opportunities at Brunel and what funding is available throughout the year. 

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Watch our PhD webinars and chat to us

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How to apply for a PhD 

Struggling with your PhD application? Need help choosing supervisor, or preparing for your interview? No clue what's the difference between personal and research statement? Watch Brunel University London webinar for tips and advice from our experts.

How to write a research statement

The 5 minute ultimate guide on writing your research statement! Look no more - we take you step-by-step through completing this important element of your PhD application. From asking your research question to the location of your research, we have all the detail you need to write a successful statement which will impress your prospective supervisors.

Support and training for PhD students

A webinar presented by the Graduate School and Postgraduate Research Office at Brunel University London where we cover the various developmental opportunities PhD students can take advantage of while conducting their research. From skills training to social events students can benefit from a supportive research environment.

Search research opportunities for students

Topics proposed by supervisors

Hear from our students

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Translational Relevance of Resolution Biologics Against Stroke
This is an exciting opportunity to undertake an industry co-funded 3-year PhD studentship focussing on inflammation in stroke. Ischaemic stroke is the most common form of stroke and remains a global c...
31/01/2022

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Felicity Gavins

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Impacts of thyroid disrupting pesticides in developing countries
Once considered rare in iodine-sufficient regions, thyroid disease is the second-most common endocrine disease after diabetes worldwide, and primarily affects women. Maternal thyroid hormone (TH) defi...
01/02/2022

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Olwenn Martin
Sibylle Ermler

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Mixed Reality Production for Optimal User’s Quality of Experience in Digital Arts
Applications are invited for an interdisciplinary PhD studentship(s) for the project “Mixed Reality Production for Optimal User’s Quality of Experience in Digital Arts”, effective 1st of April 2022. S...
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Physics-based Modelling of Microstructure Evolution in High-strength 6xxx Aluminium Alloys
EPSRC Industrial CASE PhD Studentship 2022 Applications are invited for one full-time EPSRC Industrial CASE (ICASE) PhD studentship for the project “Physics-based Modelling of Microstructure Evolution...
18/02/2022

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Hamid Assadi

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Physics-based Modelling of Texture Evolution During Extrusion of High-strength 6xxx Aluminium Alloys
EPSRC Industrial CASE PhD Studentship 2022 Applications are invited for one full-time EPSRC Industrial CASE (ICASE) PhD studentship for the project “Physics-based Modelling of Texture Evolution During...
18/02/2022

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Hamid Assadi

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Funded PhD Studentship in DNA replication and chromosome dynamics in Escherichia coli
The Rudolph laboratory is offering a fully funded PhD studentship for the exciting opportunity to work on the research project “How Bacteria Replicate Their DNA in Spite of Barriers, One Molecule at a...
18/02/2022

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Christian Rudolph

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Funded PhD Studentship in Business and Management
The Business School at Brunel University London is offering two fully funded PhD studentships to start in the academic year of 2022/23. The studentship is for a period of 3 years (36 months) preferabl...

25/02/2022

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EU Students

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Perturbations in Geometry and Boundary Values
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Perturbations in Geometry and Boundary Values” starting 1 April 2022. Successful appl...
28/02/2022

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Lashi Bandara

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Analysis of Stationary and Transient Partial Differential Equations of Continuum Mechanics and Mathematical Physics
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Analysis of Stationary and Transient Partial Differential Equations of Continuum Mech...
28/02/2022

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Sergey Mikhailov

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Topological methods in machine learning and statistics
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Topological methods in machine learning and statistics” starting 1 April 2022. Succes...
28/02/2022

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Xiaochuan Yang

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Design of Experiments for Network Science
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Design of Experiments for Network Science” starting 1 April 2022. Successful applican...
28/02/2022

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Ben Parker

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Forecasting by Learning the Evolution-driving Function
  Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Forecasting by Learning the Evolution-driving Function” starting 1 April 2022. Succ...
28/02/2022

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Dalia Chakrabarty

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Classical models of quantum information systems
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Classical models of quantum information systems” starting 1 April 2022. Successful ap...
28/02/2022

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Shash Virmani

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Reliable statistical methods for survey with sensitive questions
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Reliable statistical methods for survey with sensitive questions” starting 1 April 20...
28/02/2022

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Man Lai Tang

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Deep Learning for Inverse Scattering Problems
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Deep Learning for Inverse Scattering Problems” starting 1 April 2022. Successful appl...
28/02/2022

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Simon Shaw

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Evaluation of the Turkish Catastrophe Insurance Pool
Applications are invited for our EPSRC funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentship for the project “Evaluation of the Turkish Catastrophe Insurance Pool” starting 1 April 2022. Successf...
28/02/2022

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Jia Shao

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Role of Centriole Distal Appendages, Cilia and Ciliary Signalling in Kidney Disease
Funded PhD Studentship in the Tanos Laboratory on the Role of Centriole Distal Appendages, Cilia and Ciliary Signalling in Kidney Disease. The Tanos Laboratory at Brunel University London is offering ...
01/03/2022

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EU Students
Barbara Tanos

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