Industrial Placements

 April 29th 2022 

Eligibility criteria: The applicant must be a PhD students enrolled in a PhD programme in a UK University and an existing member of the CCP5. Priority will be given to PhD students NOT affiliated to CDTs. The industrial secondment can take place outside the UK. Both applicant and supervisors (academic and industrial) need to be members of CCP5 at the time of application. 

Eligible cost: Applicants can request up to £3,000 to cover living and travel costs. (Please note that VISA costs cannot be covered).  

Assessment criteria: quality of the project (including feasibility and arrangement of the supervision), fit of the project to the CCP5 remit, quality of the applicant and of the industrial supervisor  

Successful candidates will be invited to present the outcome of the project at CCP5 Annual General Meeting. 

The funds must be spent within 12 months of being received. If the visit is cancelled or curtailed, the funding must be returned to CCP5. 

Application form: