Research course

Digital Health and Care

University of Bristol · Faculty of Health Sciences

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Entry requirements

Upper second-class degree (or international equivalent) in either: a STEM-related discipline (e.g. computer science, engineering); or a health-related discipline (e.g. life sciences, medicine, health sciences, psychology, neuroscience, nursing or an allied health profession) In exceptional circumstances, we may consider applicants with alternative qualifications.

Months of entry


Course content

This CDT will nurture future leaders who will combine technological expertise with understanding of the health landscape; and empathy with the patient’s needs with an eye to new business opportunities.

Working together as a diverse and multidisciplinary group in purpose-built new laboratories adjacent to Bristol Cathedral, students will work closely with the local NHS, experts in social care, charities and with the CDT’s industry partners that range from start-ups to multi-billion dollar corporations that are household names in computing and healthcare.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Research Admissions