Wellcome Four-year PhD Studentships in Science


This scheme offers graduates outstanding training in scientific research.

Scheme at a glance

  • Career stage: Postgraduate training
  • Type of researcher:Basic
  • Where your host organisation is based: UK
  • Level of funding: Studentship stipend, fees and other costs
  • Duration of funding:  4 years

Key dates

Recruitment: Autumn each year

Who can apply

You can apply for a studentship on one of Wellcome's four-year programmes if you're a graduate or student who has, or expects to obtain, a degree (or equivalent for EU and overseas candidates) in a relevant subject.

Candidates with other relevant qualifications or research experience may also be eligible.

For more information about eligibility, contact the individual programmes listed in the 'How to apply' section on this page.

Who can't apply

You can't apply to carry out activities that involve the transfer of grant funds into mainland China.

To find out more, or apply, visit the call webpage.

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