MRC DTP PhD Programme / Overview
Year of entry: 2023
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- Degree awarded
- Doctor of Philosophy
- 3.5 years
- Entry requirements
We require applicants to hold, or be about to obtain a First or an Upper Second class Honours degree, or the equivalent qualification gained outside the UK, in a related subject area for entry to this funded PhD programme. As competition is fierce, many of our applicants also hold a Masters-level qualification.
- How to apply
The MRC DTP accepts applications each year from around October-November for entry the following September. Details on how to apply can be found on the MRC DTP website . You should follow the guidance carefully on how to make an online application.
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- Learn from some of Europe's leading researchers while undertaking your own project.
- Access some of the best research facilities in the world at both the University and in hospitals around Greater Manchester.
- Undergo training in transferable skills critical to developing early-stage researchers and professionals through the Doctoral Academy's training programme.
- Conduct research at a university ranked 6th in the UK (QS World University Rankings 2022).
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2023, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK students (per annum): £4,712
International, including EU, students (per annum): £26,500
Further information for EU students can be found on our dedicated EU page.
- Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
- Contact name
- Doctoral Academy Admissions Team
- +44 (0)161 275 5608
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
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