Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Postgraduate Students and Opportunities

How to apply

How to apply

To apply for a PhD, in the first instance you must send a curriculum vitae (CV) and a cover letter outlining your research interests to the Department Head, Professor Simpson.


We do not currently offer any fellowships, you will need to source funding for your research.

International students

If English is not your first language, you will need to provide documentation of your proficiency. You may also need a visa.

External supervision

Professor H Simpson, our Head of Department, is available as an external supervisor for overseas students.

Current students and their doctoral topics

Browse some of the topics our current students are researching

Alumni and thesis titles

Below is a list of our Alumni and their thesis titles