DTA3/COFUND extends our existing doctoral training initiatives in Applied Biosciences for Health, Energy and Social Policy internationally, with the support of a €6.5 million grant from the Marie Skłodowska-Curie PhD Fellowship programme.
As part of our wider Doctoral Training Alliance, DTA3/COFUND offers funding for international, interdisciplinary and industry-focused (intersectoral) PhDs, alongside a unique cohort-based training programme. Its objective is to train and develop early career researchers to prepare them for industrial employment across the globe in three strategically important areas; healthcare, clean energy and social policy
The programme fosters transnational mobility through an extended network of international associate partners in Europe and overseas, including Australia and South Africa, to provide recruitment and international placements.
DTA3/COFUND is being delivered in partnership by 15 of the UK’s leading professional and technical universities:
The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 801604