Self Funded / External Funding

We welcome applications from students who have or hope to gain scholarships or wish to self-fund their studies.


The first step is to identify a research area and if possible a potential supervisor.


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The second step is to complete an application form and propose the area of research and/or Supervisor you are interested in.


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We will approach supervisors in your research area to see if there are any potential vacancies in their labs and will contact you if your application has been successful. All applications are checked to ensure that the student fulfils the normal academic standards expected of a PhD studentship.