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PhD projects

We are currently advertising projects across a broad range of chemistry disciplines. Full details can be found on We welcome applications from candidates who have secured their own funding - there is no formal deadline for this call.

More information on applying can be found on the Postgraduate Study pages.

Funding and deadlines

We welcome applications from self-funded students and applicants seeking their own funding.

Some fully funded University of Bath research studentships are available on a competitive basis.

Fully funded studentships are also available through the BBSRC South West Biosciences Doctoral Training PartnershipGW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership and NERC GW4+ Doctoral Training Partnership.

Fully funded Fellowships are also available as part of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellowship Programme for Doctoral degrees.

Applications from self-funded students are accepted all year-round.