Join our research community
Kick start your research career
Begin your journey at Manchester.
Access some of the best research facilities in the world right here on campus and work within a supportive and vibrant research community with strong links to local NHS trusts and industry.
PhD and MPhil programmes
You can also see a full list of the Faculty's postgraduate research subjects or search for a specific project.
PhD with integrated master's
If you're planning to undertake a PhD after your master's, our Integrated PhD programme will enable you to combine your postgraduate taught course with a related PhD project in biology, medicine or health.
Making an application
Apply for a postgraduate research programme
If you're ready to apply to one of our PhD programmes, here's what you need to know.