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Welcome to the Manchester Engineering Doctorate Programme

The Engineering Doctorate in Engineering for Manufacture and Nuclear Engineering

Enhance your career opportunities through postgraduate training - undertaken in close collaboration with companies - equipping you to take up leading roles within industry. In addition to obtaining a high quality doctoral qualification, you will gain experience of industrial research and development, a Diploma in Enterprise Management and benefit from a focused Personal Development Programme.

Both Engineering Doctorate programmes are cross-disciplinary, so are applicable to all areas of engineering and physical sciences.

Please use the links below to direct you to the relevant site:

EngD in Engineering for Manufacture

The EngD in Engineering for Manufacture is an intensive but broadly-based postgraduate research programme which supports manufacturing industry ranging from construction, electronics, power generation, paper and packaging, textiles, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, through to aerospace engineering and new materials.

EngD in Nuclear Engineering

The primary objective of the EngD in Nuclear Engineering will be to provide outstanding young nuclear Research Engineers with intensive, broadly based training in collaboration with industrial companies so that they are equipped to take up senior roles within the nuclear industry.  In addition to obtaining a high quality qualification the Research Engineers will gain experience of working in an industrial research and development environment.


For the eligibility requirements for funding opportunities, please visit the following link.


We invite applications for both programmes from areas including:

Aerospace / Chemical / Chemistry / Civil / Computer Science / Materials / Mechanical / Physics