MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine
MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine

Study with us

Postgraduate study opportunities, including PhDs and Masters programmes.

The MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine at the University of Edinburgh (IGMM) is embedded within the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine and is a large, multi-disciplinary research institute composed of the Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine, the CRUK Edinburgh Centre and the MRC Human Genetics Unit.

The Institute provides an outstanding training environment, overseen by a well-established IGMM Graduate School, with state of the art facilities and a variety of opportunities for postgraduate research study.

There is a great sense of community within the IGMM, with over a hundred postgraduate students and a thriving postgraduate society (POGs) which runs career talks, social events and an annual scientific retreat.



PhD studentships

IGMM Students study pod
Information for prospective PhD students.

Masters programmes

IGMM PhD studentships
Information for prospective Masters students.

Life at the IGMM

Life at the IGMM
Our vibrant community and benefits for those who work or study in the Institute.