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Fully-funded PhD studentships - Michaelmas term 2023 start 

All applications should be made online via the University’s Applicant Portal for a PhD in Pathology (BLPA22). A completed application must be submitted by the closing date below. An application is only complete when all supporting documents, including the 2 academic references, are submitted. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure their referees submit their references before the closing date.
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Application information

The deadline for applications is 16 May 2023

This studentship is available to student who qualify for UK (Home) fees only and has been funded by the British Skin Foundation ( It is anticipated that the successful candidate will commence their studies in Michaelmas term (October) 2023. Funding is available for three years in the first instance, with the possibility of extension in the fourth year, and includes fees plus a tax-free stipend at the RCUK rate (currently £17,668 per year).


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