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MRC 4-Year International PhD Programme in Stem Cell Biology (closed)


We invite applications for an MRC-funded studentship to join the 2013 intake to our 4-year Programme in Stem Cell Biology. Two places are available that are specifically targeted to applicants with a PHYSICAL SCIENCES, MATHEMATICAL OR COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCES background who are interested in applying this training to aspects of stem cell biology.

The successful candidate will join the MRes course in year one and write a research proposal be assessed for the MRes Degree in Stem Cell Biology. You will be expected to choose a laboratory for your thesis research by June 2014 and will then commence a 3-year PhD.

See poster (right) for further details

To apply:  Download Application Form then visit  to apply. You will need to upload:

  • Your completed application form
  • a copy of your current CV
  • Scans of your University transcripts.
  • You will also be required to submit details of two referees, who you must ask to email their references directly to (on Institution-headed paper) by the closing date.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 24th April 2013.

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