PhD Opportunities

Including laboratory-based postgraduate research and integrated research programmes

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Discover more about the postgraduate research programmes available in Manchester, including laboratory-based research projects that are at the cusp of scientific innovation, and the integrated MB-PhD programme, which integrates research into a medicine course.

Basic and Discovery Science PhDs

A PhD Studentship is the next step to help you on the road to academic success. Discover more about how to take the next steps in your career in our world-leading training environment.


Our MB-PhD scheme enables aspiring clinician scientists to undertake medical degree training in tandem with the research expertise of a PhD.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to frequently asked questions about our training programmes.

Researcher Stories

Read first-hand experiences from our researchers currently undertaking postgraduate research projects.

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