Postgraduate study

Central England NERC Training Alliance (CENTA)

The Central England NERC Training Alliance (CENTA), is a consortium of research intensive universities and research institutes that are working together to provide excellence in doctoral research training.

CENTA encompasses research activities within four broad themes:

  • Anthropogenic Impact
  • Evolution and Ecosystems
  • Dynamic Earth
  • Biogeochemistry

CENTA aims to develop well-rounded students confident in a wide range of scientific, research, leadership and entrepreneurial skills. Such individuals will go on to become future sector leaders, equipped with not only specialist and technical expertise in their research fields, but also the ability translate research into impact and to address the complex and shared environmental challenges facing society.

Further information

Further information can be found on the official website for the Central England NERC Training Alliance (CENTA) or alternatively you can email us at D.B.Ryves@lboro.ac.uk.