With the purpose of supporting its aim of helping students, the University of Nottingham has started accepting applications for the EPSRC I-CASE Studentships in Aero-Engine Rotordynamics.
The Faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham and Rolls-Royce plc are seeking an enthusiastic and self-powered student with both excellent analytical skills and a good sense of what is practicable to undertake a PhD in Aero-Engine Rotordynamics.
Nice chance for applicants in the UK.
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Application Deadline: 14th October
- University or Organization: University of Nottingham
- Department: NA
- Course Level: PhD
- Award: Stipends
- Number of Awards: NA
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: UK and EU
- The award can be taken in the UK
- Eligible Countries: UK and EU
- Eligible Course or Subjects: PhD degree in Aero-Engine Rotordynamics: Robust approaches to damping provisions in aero-engines.
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the given criteria:
- Excellent organizational and communication skills are required, along with a keen interest to engage in industry-focussed research.
- The applicant should be a UK or EU student.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: Students are required to enroll in the Ph.D. degree programme at the university. After that, you can apply for the award. For any specific inquiries about the project, please email Prof Seamus Garvey ([email protected])
- Supporting Documents: Attach the following:
- A copy of your CV
- An example of your technical writing
- Contact details for two academic referees
- A research proposal – max 2 x sides A4
- A covering letter
- Admission Requirements: Applicants should have a high (1st or 2:1) Honours Degree in mechanical engineering.
- Language Requirement: The applicants are required to have the below-specified scores in the following English language proficiency tests:
- IELTS – 6.0 to 6.5
- PTE – 55 to 68
- TOEFL IBT – 79 to 100
- CAE – 169 to 190
Successful scholars will receive a salary in the UK. The student will gain a broad range of experience and skills spanning the development and use of dynamic models, the design processes involved with critical hardware, some experimentation, and modern techniques in data analysis.