PhD A*STAR / Overview

Year of entry: 2022

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Degree awarded
Doctor of Philosophy
Duration
4 year PhD only
Entry requirements

Applicants to the programme must have obtained, or be about to obtain, a First or Upper Second class UK honours degree, or the equivalent qualifications gained outside the UK, in an appropriate area of science, engineering or technology. As competition is fierce, many of our applicants also hold a Masters-level qualification.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

The programme generally accepts applications each year from around November for entry the following September. Details on how to apply can be found on the website . You should follow the guidance carefully on how to make an online application.

Programme options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
PhD Y N N N

Programme overview

  • Fully-funded 4 year PhD programme
  • Opportunity to spend time in two locations - Manchester and Singapore
  • Benefit from research facilities and support at world-renowned institutions
  • Bespoke training and transferable skills development
  • Conduct research at a university ranked 6th in the UK (QS World University Rankings 2021).

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what undertaking postgraduate research at Manchester is like. Find out about our upcoming open days .

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2022, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • PhD (full-time)
    UK students (per annum): £4,596
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £25,500

Further information for EU students can be found on our dedicated EU page.

Contact details

School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Contact name
Doctoral Academy Admissions Team
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 5608
Email
Website
http://www.singaporeastar.manchester.ac.uk/
School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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