Our BBSRC DTP competition for entry in October 2019 is now closed. We will announce the next competition for October 2020 entry in late October 2019.


Studentship Application Process

The studentship application is online-based and is comprised of the following:

  1. Studentship Online Application Form
  2. 200-word response to "Why did you choose this programme?"
  3. 400-word general Personal Statement
  4. 200-word description of any research projects and your role (if applicable)
  5. CV: Please upload a CV (PDF, max 4MB)
  6. Academic Transcripts (PDF)
  7. Two Academic References
  8. BBSRC Demographic Reporting Data

Studentship Application Timeline

  • Application Form & References Deadline: TBD
  • Shortlisting of Eligible Candidates: TBD
  • In-person Interview Dates: TBD
  • Awardees Announced: TBD
  • Institutional Admissions Application: TBD
  • Studentship Start Date: October 2020