Projects available

The application deadline has now passed. Projects will next be advertised in Oct 2021 for PhD studentships starting in Sept 2022. Join our mailing list below to be kept updated with the latest information:

The projects below can still be applied to by external-funded (included self-funded) applicants up until 1st June 2021. Further information and how to apply >>

The SWBio DTP offers projects in world-class bioscience that encompasses the following three areas:

  • Advancing the frontiers of bioscience discovery
  • Bioscience for an integrated understanding of health
  • Bioscience for sustainable agriculture and food

Of note, some projects may involve fieldwork or time away from the listed host institution for e.g. time spent with others within your supervisory team, collaborating university, collaborator or on a CASE/PIPS placement. To find out further information, please contact the listed supervisor.

Further details about the different types of studentships available through the SWBio DTP >>

For all project enquiries please contact the listed supervisor, unless otherwise stated in the project description.

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Further information about the programme >>
Eligibility requirements >>
Selection process >>