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Study at the Stem Cell Institute

The Stem Cell Institute offers a unique environment for high-level research training in stem cell biology. The University of Cambridge is exceptional in the depth and diversity of its research in this field, and has a dynamic and interactive research community, ranked amongst the foremost in the world. PhD students in the Stem Cell Institute undertake our Programme in Stem Cell Biology & Medicine, which enables students to take advantage of the strength and breadth of stem cell research available in Cambridge, plus the added benefits that the unique culture of College life and membership of the University of Cambridge provide.


Current PhD Opportunities

Wellcome Trust Four-Year (MRes + PhD) Programme in Stem Cell Biology & Medicine

MRC Four-Year (MRes + PhD) Programme: The Physical Biology of Stem Cells

Other PhD Opportunities in our labs


Self-funded Students

If you have your own funding to pay for your studies, or you have a preferred supervisor in mind, please contact potential supervisors directly. For a list of research groups at the Stem Cell Institute (including contact details) please click here.


General PhD Enquiries 

Contact our , Mrs Jo Jack, or visit Graduate Admissions


Masters Enquiries

We don't run a specific programme within the Stem Cell Institute. However, if you have a particular area of interest which is aligned with one of our principal investigators, you should get in touch with them directly. Here is a list of research groups, including contact details.