E4 Doctoral Training Partnership

How to Apply

Applications for a September 2021 entry are now closed.

E4 DTP Projects

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We have more than 130 supervisor-led PhD projects on offer, which cover a wide range of research areas and disciplines within NERC remit.

Entry and Eligibility Criteria

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Please carefully read this section to find out about our entry and eligibility criteria.


Our studentships cover stipend, fees and research costs.

Application Process

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Please follow our application procedure to apply for an E4 DTP studentship.

Selection Process

Find out about the E4 selection process, its recruitment timing and past applications numbers.