The Brunel Centre for Advanced Solidification Technology is inviting applications for PhD Studentship in AL-alloys for Automotive Applications at Brunel University London and in collaboration with Constellium. International applicants are eligible to apply for this studentship.
The work will take place in BCAST’s Advanced Metal Casting Centre (AMCC) and Advanced Metal Processing Centre (AMPC), which are new scale-up facilities that bridge the gap between fundamental research and full-scale industrialization and are aimed at meeting the short, medium and long term needs of the automotive industry.
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Brunel Centre for Advanced Solidification Technology is an academic research center focusing on both fundamental and applied research on solidification of metallic materials.
Course Level: Studentships are available to pursue PhD programme.
Study Subject: Studentships are awarded in the field of Al-alloys for automotive applications.
Scholarship Award: £16,553 plus payment of their full-time home/EU tuition fees.
Number of Awards: Up to four funded positions are available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: Applicants are required to have an upper second or first class undergraduate honors degree (or a recognized equivalent from an overseas university) in metallurgy/materials science or another related engineering or physical science. A Masters level qualification is desirable. In addition, the successful candidate should be highly motivated, able to work within a team and have good communication skills. The successful candidates are expected to commence at the latest in October 2017.
Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for this studentship.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants are required to have an upper second or first class undergraduate honors degree (or a recognized equivalent from an overseas university) in metallurgy/materials science or another related engineering or physical science.
English Language Requirements: Applicants who are non-native speakers must possess an English language qualification acceptable by the university.
How to Apply: If you wish to apply, please email the following:
- An up to date CV;
- A single page (A4), single-spaced personal statement setting out why you are interested in undertaking this project;
- Names and contact details of 3 referees;
- A copy of your highest degree certificate and transcript;
- A copy of your English Language qualification, if appropriate.
Application Deadline: Closed