How to apply

The deadline for applications is the 6 January 2019.

 Application process: Please apply online at

by selecting ‘Faculty of Life Sciences’ and ‘Wellcome 4-year PhD in Neural Dynamics’

Please ensure you include a CV, and two referees plus a cover letter outlining your own neuroscience interests by Sunday 6 January 2019. Please upload your covering letter into the Personal Statement section of the application form. Interviews will be conducted in the week beginning 21 January 2019.

The Wellcome Trust provides a stipend and PhD registration fees at UK/EU student rate, research expenses, contribution towards travel and a contribution towards transferable-skills training. The Wellcome Trust does not pay fees at the overseas rate but we are able to waive overseas fees for one overseas student.

If you would like any clarification or further information on this programme, please contact us:

Graduate School Office
65 St Michael’s Hill
+44 (0)117 331 1535

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