Being a postgraduate researcher in the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health gives you the opportunity to become part of a vibrant research community.
We offer a broad range of PhD projects in world-leading research groups and labs, with access to facilities, training and support through our Doctoral Academy to give you the best start to a career in research and beyond.
Our training environments include laboratories, social care, public health and clinical settings, and benefit from links with our partnering NHS trusts, industry and other institutions.
Postgraduate research open day
Join us for our next open day on Wednesday, 24 October 2018 in University Place and find out what we have to offer.
Ways to find a PhD
"The fact that I have been able to continue teaching undergraduates during my PhD, having access to great training, and working alongside other PhD students and knowledgeable post-docs in my field, has been really beneficial."Esnath Magola / Pharmacy PhD student
Search for a project
Use our database to find a research project by subject area, supervisor or funding type.
View a list of PhD and MPhil awards titles by subject area and read the programme details.
Funded PhD programmes
See the range of funded programmes, including prestigious doctoral training partnerships, schemes and awards available within the Faculty.
You can also search for a researcher within our Research Explorer site. Researchers' profiles display their projects within the 'Opportunities' tab.
Support for postgraduate researchers
Find out about awards and financial support for postgraduate research within the Faculty.
Find out about the research community, facilities and training delivered by our Doctoral Academy.