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EPSRC CDT in Sensor Technologies for a Healthy and Sustainable Future


Applications for entry in October 2021

Applications for entry in October 2021 are now open. The deadline to apply is 7 January 2021. Interviews will be held in January and February 2021.

Fully funded studentships available

The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sensor Technologies for a Healthy and Sustainable Future offers around ten fully funded studentships per year for eligible students with a strong interest in interdisciplinary sensor research. We welcome applications from overseas candidates, but you will need to secure financial support from elsewhere, e.g. from other funding opportunities at Cambridge or your home country.

Wide range of tailored sensor related PhD projects

Our PhD projects cover a cross-section of interdisciplinary sensor related topics, ranging from pure science and technology to the application of existing sensors in new imaginative ways. We provide a list of carefully chosen PhD projects for our students to select from. In addition, students may, in collaboration with their supervisors, develop their own project and tailor it to their specific interests.

Diverse academic and cultural background

We welcome applications from physicists, biologists, chemists, engineers, material scientists, pharmacists, medics, computer scientists and many other related subjects. Our applicants come from the UK, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Americas and Australia.

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