Research degrees in the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Find out everything you need to know about the range of postgraduate research degrees and current studentships offered by the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Studentships available in the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

We offer a variety of studentships throughout the year – simply take a look at the projects to see which ones you'd like to apply for.

More information on studentship opportunities

The experience of postgraduate students is very positive based on feedback. 

Depending on study background and choice of programme, a degree with our faculty allows progression in a variety of career paths, including clinical practice, healthcare service, research in non-laboratory and laboratory environments. Information on our schools, including staff and ongoing research

The first step for potential applicants is to identify a potential research area of interest by browsing our School's research groups.

After a potential supervisor has been identified, in order to formally apply, please follow the instructions for applicants and enquirers.

Please note that applicants for research degree programmes in the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences for whom English is not your first language, you must provide evidence of English language proficiency with an academic IELTS score of 6.5 or above (with no less than 6.0 in any component test area).

Find out about our research masters (ResM)

Long to take a medical, dental, or biomedical sciences research degree but have limited research experience?  

We offer opportunities for you to undertake research skills training leading to the qualification of a research masters (ResM) degree in medicine, dentistry, or biomedical sciences.

Find out more about the ResM

Our team

  • Associate Professor (Reader) in Oral & Dental Health Research
    Deputy Director of Doctoral College and Chair of Faculty Doctoral Committee
  • Lecturer in Neuroscience
    Research Coordinator for Medical Studies
  • Associate Professor (Reader) in Virology and Immunology
    Research Coordinator for Biomedical Sciences
  • Senior Research Administrator (Research Degrees)
    Admissions and Current Students
  • Faculty Research Co-ordinator
    Funding Application Support