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Climate Theme (previous Projects): Projects for 2017 will be uploaded as soon as available.

... builds on long standing research programmes in modelling and observing the atmosphere and oceans, the cryosphere and paleoclimate. The theme offers PhD training across the whole range of research into climate, past, present and future.

Cambridge ESS DTP

The Cambridge Earth System Sciences (ESS) DTP provides PhD training across NERC science. Embedded in the outstanding research environment of the University of Cambridge and the British Antarctic Survey (BAS), it is organised around three major research themes: Solid Earth, Climate and Biology. Students in the DTP cohort engage in research projects of global significance across the physical, chemical and biological sciences, and graduate with strong numerical and modelling skills. A network of links within national and international science, industry and government prepares students to become leaders in their chosen fields.

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Applications for 2017

Jul 19, 2016

If you would like to be informed when applications open for 2017 entry please send an email to It is anticpated that projects will be uploaded as soon as received, therefore please include a note of the theme in which you are interested. In the meantime, you can browse a list of previous projects at

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