Center for Built Environment Research
School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering

PhD Opportunities

How to apply for Ph.D studentships for 2013

First read the full list of Ph.D projects offered within the School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering (see the link below).


Select the projects you would like to apply and submit your application via the main University portal but we strongly encourage you to make informal inquiries beforehand by contacting the first named supervisor. You can get more information about supervisors by visiting the Academic Staff Page

Click here for application procedure 


Centre for Built Environment Research are offereing projects under the following two themes. 

In 2013 priority for studentship will be given to the following two objectives:

  • To develop low-energy, carbon neutral cements and concretes, and thereby to develop construction products with low environmental impact Advanced Structural Materials
  • To develop research on intelligent structures further utilising our international leadership in sensor technology Intelligent Infrastructure


Deadline for receiving the PhD application that will be considered for funding is 6th January 2013

Please visit the School website for further details and latest offers. This website will not be updated after 21 Dec 2012.