Research course

BBSRC Doctoral Training Partnership

The University of Manchester · School of Medical Sciences

Entry requirements

We require applicants to hold, or be about to obtain, a First or Upper Second class Honours degree, or the equivalent qualification gained outside the UK, in an appropriate area of science, engineering or technology for entry to this funded PhD programme. As competition is fierce, many of our applicants also hold a Masters-level qualification.

Months of entry


Course content

The BBSRC Doctoral Training Partnership offers interdisciplinary PhD training within the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health and the Faculty of Science and Engineering.

Projects on offer are advertised via the main BBSRC DTP website, where you can find further information on the programme structure and details on how to apply.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
+44 (0)161 275 5608