Wellcome Trust 4-year PhD Programme in
Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease
Application deadline, Thurs 4 January 2018
We advise all applicants to apply as early as possible.
We recommend you do not wait until the day of the deadline to submit your application.
Please read the FAQs carefully before applying.
All applications must be made via the University’s online Applicant Portal
Please note: The University application fee allows you to apply for up to three different PhD programmes/courses – as long as they all have the same starting term, the fee will be automatically waived in your 2nd and 3rd applications.
You will be asked to name two referees on the Applicant Portal. At least one of these should be able to comment on your practical/project work. Both referees will be contacted automatically for their references, so please ensure you provide their correct email addresses. You should contact your referees as early as possible in the application process, before submitting your application, asking for permission to include their names and agreement to submit their reference within the allotted time.
We welcome applications from UK/EU and non-EU (international) candidates. Wellcome provide funding for fees at the UK/EU rate, and the Cambridge Commonwealth, European & International Trust supplement the funding for successful international candidates to cover the difference between UK/EU and international fees. All studentships are fully funded, there is no need to apply for additional funding to be considered for this PhD programme.
Interviews will be held in the week beginning 22 January 2018