E4 Doctoral Training Partnership

How to Apply

Applications for a September 2023 entry are now closed.

E4 DTP Projects

We have 90+ supervisor-led projects advertised each year and also offer a student-led project route.

Entry and Eligibility Criteria

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


Our studentships cover stipend, fees and research costs for all the students we appoint.

Application Process

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Please follow our application procedure to apply for an E4 DTP studentship. Applications are now closed for a September 2023 entry.

Selection Process

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

Applicants Support

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Read through our applicants support pages to help you prepare your application.