PhD Admissions in Fluid Mechanics, Geophysics, Biophysics and Soft Matter in DAMTP

General admissions procedure

All applications are made to the University here which passes them on to the Department to be considered collectively.

  • 10 October 2018: application deadline for US Gates Cambridge Scholarships
  • 3 January 2019: application deadline for non-US Gates Cambridge Scholarships and Cambridge Trust funding (international candidates), for Vice-Chancellor's Awards (UK/EU candidates) and for NERC DTP funding (UK/EU candidates)
  • 31 January 2019: application deadline for all other candidates (all letters of support must be received by that date)
  • February-March 2019: short-listed external candidates are invited to visit Cambridge and meet the Faculty (internal candidates may meet the Faculty informally during Michaelmas and Lent Terms and at Departmental events)
  • March-April 2019: majority of offers made

Further information may be found on the Faculty of Mathematics and the Graduate Admissions websites.

Potential supervisors

The following members of staff will consider admitting a new PhD student for entry October 2019: