Life Sciences

Find PhD studentships and postgraduate funding in biology, biosciences, health sciences, medicine, and psychology
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Molecular and Cell Biology

3 year PhD Studentship available for September 2018

Project Title: Signalling-mediated control of gene activation

Supervisor: Professor Daniel Panne

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Professor Daniel Panne or Tel: +44 (0)116 229 7408

Project description and application information (.pdf)

Available to UK/EU applicants only

23rd July 2018
Health Sciences

3 Year College Studentship available for September 2018

Project: Harnessing big data to improve risk stratification of people at risk of type 2 diabetes

Supervisors: Dr Laura Gray and
Prof Kamlesh Khunti

Project Description and application information (.pdf)

Available to UK/EU applicants only. Funding provides Stipend and UK/EU fee wavier for 3 years.



20 July 2018

UK Government Doctoral Loan

Doctoral / PhD Loans Available from UK Government  from 1 August 2018 for UK/EU Nationals

The UK Government has introduced new Postgraduate Doctoral Loans of up to £25,000 for PhDs and equivalent postgraduate research programmes from 2018.

Full details and the application form are available from  GOV.UK  Doctoral Loan

Please make sure you read the full eligibility and residency criteria.

Various Postgraduate Scholarships

Gain a postgraduate scholarship in 2017 from and win your share of £12,000 on offer.

Open Until Filled

Postgraduate Loans

Masters Degree Loans - including MPhil (Master of Philosophy)

UK/EU Nationals living in England - Have you considered applying for a Postgraduate Loan to help fund your Taught Masters or MPhil study?
Please refer to Postgraduate Loans for details of the loan arrangements, eligibility and the application process.

PhD Loans (Available from 2018 for UK Nationals)

The UK Government will introduce new doctoral loans of up to £25,000 for PhDs and equivalent postgraduate research programmes from 2018. Full details are to be announced shortly. In the meantime please refer to the latest information available at

Masters Degree (MA, MSc, MBA, LLM, MRes) Funding

Scholarships and bursaries for Masters degree programmes are advertised as they become available.

Please see the main listing for current Masters degree funding opportunities.

Scholarships available for individual Masters Courses can be found on the Fees and Funding section of the relevant Masters Course page.

Discount Schemes

Other Funding Sources

Alternatively, why not combine your postgraduate course with your career and earn while you learn - see our part-time and distance learning degrees.

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