How to Apply

Deadline for applications: 16th December 2017

Please complete the online application form and select 'Communications (PhD)' from the list of programmes. You do not need to complete the following sections:

  • Proposed Supervisor
  • Research Statement deails (if you are a UK/EU national)

We can only offer fully-funded studentships to UK and EU nationals who have been resident in the UK for the last 3 years. This covers tuition fees and an enhanced stipend for living expenses. A small number of fully-funded studentships may be available to EU nationals who have not been resident in the UK for the last 3 years.  Other EU nationals may qualify for partial funding.  Applications are welcome from self-funded students.

Please contact us if you are unsure of your eligibility for funding.

We will invite well-qualified candidates to visit Bristol for an interview, to meet the team and to see the facilities.

If you have further queries before you apply, please e-mail cdt-communications@bristol.ac.uk

Fees and funding

UK and EU students who have been resident in the UK for the last 3 years are eligible for fully-funded studentships to cover fees and living expenses (£17,000 in year 1 and £18,000 in years 2-4). 

We welcome applications from international students, but unfortunately cannot offer funded places.

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