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EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security (TIPS-at-scale) funding

New doctoral students in management could be eligible for funding from the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security.

Funding for doctoral students

If you are applying for doctoral study in management, you may be eligible for funding from the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security.


Based at the University of Bristol and University of Bath, the CDT offers a unique interdisciplinary PhD programme: resolving the trust, identity, privacy and security issues for large-scale infrastructure (TIPS-at-scale) and protecting our everyday services such as water, power, transportation and manufacturing.

Studentship value

Funding lasts for up to four years. This includes:

  • Home tuition fees
  • Research and travel allowance
  • maintenance stipend £18,500 per annum (2020/21 rate)

Eligibility criteria

Find out if you are eligible for this award.


This award is open to all applicants (Home and International); however, in line with guidance from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), the number of awards available to International students will be limited to 30% of the total.

Find out more about your tuition fee status.


Application deadlines

Find out when you should submit your application.


Scheme opens: Information for 2022 entry coming soon.

Application deadline: To be confirmed.

Following application, shortlisted candidates will be invited to a recruitment workshop, the dates of which are yet to be confirmed.

About the Research Council

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) works in partnership with universities, research organisations, businesses, charities, and government to create the best possible environment for research and innovation to flourish.


The Research Councils include the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), the Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC). They award funding for Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTP) and Centres for Doctoral Training (CDT).

Contact us

If you have any questions about doctoral funding, get in touch.