Connecting the brightest minds in research with the most challenging problems in industry

Bringing together world leaders from 3 Universities

The Future Propulsion and Power CDT is fully involved in outreach activities for a variety of target audiences

Be at the forefront of boundary-breaking innovation

Projects that deliver both academic excellence and maximum industrial impact

The Course
Academic staff
Industrial partners
Research Topics

Bringing together internationally-recognised universities and global industry partners to create a unique consortium for aerothermal training and research


MRes students

Average number of students taking part each year through the programme.


University campuses

Situated across the UK's leading universities for engineering and turbine exploration to ensure that the students learn from the best


Industry partners

The CDT has developed with the active support and assistance of a group of companies which span the entire gas turbine product range.

World-leading facilities are at the heart of our research

The Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Propulsion and Power is an exciting new partnership between universities and industry that will provide a unique aerothermal training and research experience for graduate students.

Partnering with world-leading engineering organisations