Centres for Doctoral Training


What is a Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT)?

An exciting and prestigious environments offering postgraduate study to safeguard the flow of highly qualified people into careers in research or industry.

Through a combination of taught modules, professional development and research, students not only develop a breadth of knowledge in their chosen field but also an understanding of where their research sits within the energy landscape and how it relates to other areas. CDT students receive professional skills training in areas such as project management and enterprise. They also have the opportunity to spend time working in industry. Furthermore, students undertake public engagement activities as part of their training. This not only strengthens their communication skills but also helps to develop the teamwork, creativity and leadership skills needed to take up senior roles in academia or industry.

Read more about EPSRC funded Centres for Doctoral Training.