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EPSRC Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) are considered flagship programmes which support innovation, skills development and responsible leadership in research and industry. The third tranche of funding has been released to support a new round of CDTs which will run from 2019 to 2027 supporting five cohorts of students. The University is taking part in 9 CDTs, five of which will be hosted at Cambridge.

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The EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) enables the University of Cambridge to develop future leaders by funding doctoral training across a wide range of Engineering and Physical Science research areas. The research in which doctoral students are involved includes discovery-led projects in new and innovative areas, as well as that which addresses established themes which are strategically important. Further details can be found by clicking on the DTP tab above.


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