Applications for October 2020 entries are now closed.

Applicants should have, or expect to achieve, a first or upper second-class degree in a relevant subject*. Candidates with a veterinary science first degree are eligible to apply. Please note that these are non-clinical studentships, but clinically-qualified candidates are eligible to apply. 

Applications should consist of 2 parts, preferably as a combined single PDF document: 

  • A full CV which must include your date of birth, nationality, first degree (BSc, MSc, MBBS etc), degree class awarded or marks/grades to date, subject of first degree, place of study and university awarding the first degree, and the names, mailing addresses and email addresses of at least two academic referees 
  • A one-page statement indicating why you want to join this PhD programme. 

Transcripts of degrees are not required at this stage. 

Please ensure that you include your own email address on your CV as this will be our main method of corresponding with you. 

Applications should be submitted via our application form onlyEmailed applications will not be accepted. 

*relevant subjects include all of those from the quantitative and life sciences – including biology, zoology, genetics, biochemistry, biomedical sciences, economics, mathematics, physics, statistics.