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Postgraduate Research (PhD)

Cardiff's School of Earth & Ocean Sciences is the only one of its kind in Wales and has a large, internationally recognised research programme. The School provides training and a high level of support, and the postgraduate community makes a vital contribution to the University’s international reputation for research.

Current research themes for MPhil and PhD include:

  • Solid Earth
  • Climate & Life
  • Environmental Science & Policy

Descriptions of NEW PhD projects for 2014 are now available (see page).

The deadline for submission of PhD applications for projects beginning October 2014 is:

Monday, 18 August 2014

Funding is available for Overseas* students for these projects.

*Students from the UK, EU, EEA (Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein), and Switzerland are not eligible for this funding.

For details on how to apply, please visit the Cardiff Postgraduate website or contact us at:

Postgraduate Research Enquiries

Phone: +44 (0)29 208 75772
Fax: +44 (0)29 208 74326


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