Postgraduate Research

Your choice

A broad range of projects on offer in world-leading research laboratories

Your PhD

Unrivalled facilities and support to help you make the most of your research degree

Your future

Our alumni move on with a comprehensive set of transferable skills to a range of different careers

Why Manchester?

Projects available

How to apply

Latest news

Self-funded projects are being updated!

All of our self-funded projects are currently being updated and will be available again shortly. In the meantime, please visit the Research section to explore potential Supervisor research areas.

Funded studentships for 2015

A broad range of funded PhD studentships will be advertised for September 2015 entry towards the middle of October 2014.

International brochure

View our new International PhD Brochure for 2014.

Ambassadors are here to help

Contact one of our country ambassadors if you have any questions about PhD study in Manchester.

International Funding Opportunities

We have now launched our Faculty of Life Sciences Research Scholarships scheme and President’s Doctoral Scholar Awards for 2014 entry, see Funding .