The University of Bristol is part of the NERC GW4+ doctoral training partnership and offers a number of funded PhD studentships. A full list of the GW4+ projects available in the ‘Changing Earth’ research theme can be found here.

In addition to NERC studentships, alternative sources of funding for a PhD may also be available.

Current PhD projects with BOPP available for 2017-18 entry:


Opportunities to work with BOPP come via a range of externally-funded research fellowships. More information is available via the links below:

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowships (European Commission)

Royal Society University Research Fellowships

Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships

NERC Independent Research Fellowships

Occasionally, alternative sources of funding may provide more opportunities for post-doctoral research fellowships at Bristol.