How to apply

If you are interested in applying to study with supervisors based in the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health via any of the pathways available, please ensure you read the application guidance carefully.

Please note: You are NOT required to submit a formal online University of Manchester application form at this stage for any training route.

You should complete and return the ESRC NWSSDTP application form for the relevant training route to the pathway administrators listed. If you are shortlisted for the interview stage by the pathway, you will then be asked to complete the relevant University of Manchester application(s) at that time.

Application documents and instructions can be found on the NWSSDTP website. Applications will close on 1 February 2023 at 5pm.

If you have any queries about any of the pathways offered in the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health at The University of Manchester, please contact our Admissions team at, or get in touch with any of the pathway admissions contacts.