Available PhD student projects

The School of Engineering & the Built Environment prides itself in delivering world leading research and world class learning, teaching and education with a practical focus.  We have excellent research in Industry 4.0, artificial intelligence, sustainable construction & timber engineering, renewable energy, low-waste engineering, medical technology, data science, transport and Internet-of-Things; and extensive collaboration with industry.  We support inclusive social mobility by delivering strong widening participation and growing female participation in computing, engineering and built environment. 

We are excited to carry out a wide and diverse range of research activities and invite you to apply for one of our PhD projects.

Please take a look at our extensive list of research projects under each subject group area and we look forward to welcoming you to our School!

Civil Transport and Environmental Engineering (CTE)

Construction and Surveying (C&S)

Mechanical Engineering and Design (MED)

Electrical Engineering and Mathematics (EEM)