Research courses

Learn more about postgraduate research opportunities at the School of Biosciences and Medicine, which is home to a vibrant research community. Our extensive, well-established collaborations with industry provide knowledge transfer to the commercial sector and the wider community.

What we are researching

We have a number of research sections within each of the School’s four departments, which identify our areas of research excellence. 

If you are interested in doing a PhD or MD with us, please look at the interests of our departments' research sections and get in contact with an academic.

Studentships

We have many studentship opportunities available, including our new Vice Chancellor’s Studentship Award and Doctoral College Studentship Award.

Room temperature coherent interactions between fluorescent proteins

Funding information:
The studentship fully covers all academic fees with a stipend of £15,285 per annum for UK/EU students.Funding for future years will be subjected to the UKRI increase.

Quantum and drugs: spin dynamics in an antibiotic. Theory.

Funding information:
The studentship fully covers all academic fees with a stipend of £15,285 per annum for UK/EU studentsFunding for future years will be subjected to the UKRI increase

Ultrafast excited-state dynamics of photo-excited fluorophores

Funding information:
The studentship fully covers all academic fees with a stipend of £15,285 per annum for UK/EU students.Funding for future years will be subjected to the UKRI increase

Quantum biology studentships

The Leverhulme Quantum Biology Doctoral Training Centre (QB-DTC) invites applications from excellent candidates for fully funded PhD studentships, covering fees and maintenance, for October 2019 entry.

Expert support

The Doctoral College supports the academic and professional development of postgraduate researchers to ensure our world-leading research continues to grow. There is also an extensive Researcher Development Programme run at university level.

World-class facilities

Our School is home to specialist facilities that provide the latest technologies to support research across all fields.

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