Information for Applicants

Aura Centre for Doctoral Training

Fully-funded PhD scholarships
in offshore wind energy and the environment.

Work with industry, drive innovation,
develop a sustainable future

If you choose to carry out your postgraduate studies with us, you will become part of a vibrant, forward-thinking research community.

Our Core Scholarships comprise funding for first-year PG-Dip training at the University of Hull, followed by three years full time PhD research at one of the partner institutions. 

Recruitment to our Core Scholarships is open until 4 January 2023 for Cohort 5 students  beginning their study in September 2023. Please browse the site to find out about the Research Projects on offer and How to Apply.

Find out why the Humber Estuary is known as the UK’s Energy Estuary, the central role of Hull and the Aura partners in the renewables sector and why Hull is a great place to take your PG Dip year:

Join our free webinar on 29 November
for informationĀ on ourĀ 2023 PhD Scholarships

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