Faculty of Life Sciences - Wellcome Trust Four Year PhD Studentships
Type of award
- Faculty of Life Sciences
4 years full-time
Continuation of award
Level(s) of study
This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:
- Postgraduate research
Allowed study options
This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:
This funding is available to students undertaking study in:
- Biological and Computing Science
- Biomedical Sciences
- Cell Biology
- Life Sciences
- Molecular Biology
Applicants should hold (or be about to obtain) a first or upper second class honours degree, or the overseas equivalent.
This funding is available to all nationalities.
Other eligibility criteria
For applicants whose first language is not English the minimum English language requirement is IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 577 (paper-based), 233 (computer-based) or 90 (internet-based).
Full details on the application procedure can be viewed at:
Full details of the documents required to support the application can be viewed at:
The application deadline is usually in January and studentships begin in September each year.
Full details on the Wellcome Trust Four Year PhD Programme can be viewed at:
Contact details for enquiries
- Dr Martin Lowe
Wellcome Trust Programme Director
Tel: 0161 275 5608