As a postgraduate researcher in our Department you can take advantage of the research and training opportunities offered through Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs).
CDTs are funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and are part of a government initiative to strengthen research areas vital to economic growth.
Find out more about the CDT programmes available below.
Graphene NOWNANO (CDT in Science and Applications of Graphene and Related Nanomaterials)
Established in 2013 with EPSRC funding and now supported by The University of Manchester and industry, the Graphene NOWNANO CDT offers PhD training in science and applications of the fast-growing family of 2D materials. Working closely with the NGI and GEIC, the CDT offers a unique environment combining academic research and opportunities for innovation.