Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Their Applications PhD with Integrated Study, Ph.D.

Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Their Applications PhD with Integrated Study, Ph.D.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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The aim of the Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Their Applications PhD with Integrated Study programme from the University of Birmingham is to produce hydrogen and fuel cell scientists, engineers and economists who are equipped to play leading roles in a professional capacity in both industry and academia, and who have developed the technical, intellectual and transferable skills needed to underpin their education and continuing professional development.

About

Chemical Engineering is dynamic and evolving. It provides many solutions to problems facing industries in the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, oil, energy and food and drink sectors. It is vital to many issues affecting our quality of life; such as better and more economical processes to reduce the environmental burden, and more delicious and longer lasting food due to the right combination of chemistry, ingredients and processing.

Birmingham is a friendly, self-confident, School which has one of the largest concentrations of chemical engineering expertise in the UK. The School is consistently in the top five chemical engineering schools for research in the country.

It has a first-class reputation in learning, teaching and research, and is highly placed in both The Guardian and The Timesleague tables. The School was recently awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher Education.

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits

    The programme:

    • Has taught modules (120 credits) in the first three years in Science, Engineering, Energy, Teambuilding, Business, Economics and Management
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The programme:
  • Has taught modules (120 credits) in the first three years in Science, Engineering, Energy, Teambuilding, Business, Economics and Management
  • Provides research in hydrogen energy and fuel cell technologies
  • Provides a stipend with University fees paid by EPSRC
  • Involves industry

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Applications are open to UK/EU nationals with an upper second-class degree or better in any relevant Engineering disciplines, Mathematics, Chemical/Material/Biological/Physical Sciences or Economics. Existing employees with relevant industrial work experience will also be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    19710 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19710 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    4195 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4195 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Birmingham

  • 765 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

For funding information please visit http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgfunding

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