Rothamsted Research

where knowledge grows

The Envision Doctoral Training Partnership ( is funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), lasts for 5 years and provides studentships from 2014 onwards. Envision brings together a powerful group of UK researchers with 44 industry and NGO partners to provide a new generation of environmental scientists with the skills, knowledge and experience they need to take on the challenges of a changing world.

Rothamsted Research has joined forces in this DTP with Universities of Lancaster, Nottingham and Bangor, the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, and the British Geological Survey. Students will benefit from: broad research themes, access to leading world experts, close ties with business, relevant work experience and leadership training.

Envision DTP Research Themes

Research projects address the Envision research themes: achieving sustainable use of natural resources and environmental change, hazards and risks