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. You'll benefit from our links with partnering NHS trusts, industry and other institutions.
Start looking for the right postgraduate research project or research programme for you now.
Ways to find a PhD
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.
Find a funded PhD
Excellence in Diversity Scholarships
Applications are open for new fully funded PhD studentships for candidates from groups under-represented in postgraduate research.
More about the scholarships
PhD with integrated master's
Study for a master's followed by a PhD in a related area through our Integrated PhD programme.
More about the programme
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.
More about funding opportunities
Find out about the research community, facilities and training delivered by our Doctoral Academy.
More about the student experience