Non-Clinical Opportunities

Explore PhD opportunities available to non-medical professionals looking to establish an academic research career

Oglesby Cancer Research Building

Our Non-Clinical studentships are highly interdisciplinary and so we welcome applicants whose background isn’t necessarily in an area of science or medicine but who have the ambition and motivation to develop a career in cancer-related research.

Non-Clinical PhD Studentships

A PhD Studentship is the next step to help you on the road to academic success. Discover more about our Non-Clinical PhD opportunities.

Nursing and Allied Health Professional Academic Pathways

This pathway allows nursing and allied health professionals (AHPs) to develop academic careers alongside their current clinical and managerial responsibilities.

Why Manchester?

See why our students choose to study in Manchester.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions about studying a PhD.