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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.

Postgraduate Open Day

The Cambridge Stem Cell Institute will have representatives present at the University of Cambridge Postgraduate Open Day on Friday 2 November 2018 so please come visit us.

To register your interest for this event and for more information visit 

Current PhD Opportunities

Application for Michaelmas 2019 entry is now open for the following PhD Programmes:


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. 


Data Protection

For details of how we use any personal information you provide to us as a potential student, please read