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Cambridge NERC Doctoral Training Partnerships

Graduate Research Opportunities

The Cambridge NERC Cambridge Climate, Life and Earth (C-CLEAR) Doctoral Training Partnership

The University of Cambridge and British Antarctic Survey will award at least 12 3.5 year NERC-funded PhD studentships starting in October 2024.

Hosting partners in Cambridge are:

    The Department of Applied Maths and Theoretical Physics
    The Department of Archaeology
    The British Antarctic Survey
    The Department of Chemistry
    The Department of Earth Sciences
    The Department of Genetics
    The Department of Geography (including the Scott Polar Research Institute)
    The Department of Plant Sciences
    The Department of Zoology

There are several ways to search projects:1) by broad theme (Climate Change and Environmental Processes, Biology and Conservation or Solid Earth and Geological Hazards); 2) by staff member/department (Staff Directory); or 3) by searching for keyword (e.g. 'Geography' or 'Greenland').

The DTP Administration Office is located at the Department of Earth Sciences, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EQ and can be reached via email at