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Wellcome Trust PhD programme in Hosts, Pathogens and Global Health

The Wellcome Trust 4-yearPhD programme in Hosts, Pathogens and Global Health provides broad, interdisciplinary training in all aspects of infectious disease research, from immunology to epidemiology, phylogenetics and evolutionary biology. Applications for entry in October 2022 open on 1 October 2021 and close on 11 January 2022.

Introduction

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Introduction to Wellcome Trust Four PhD Programme in Hosts, Pathogens and Global Health at the University of Edinburgh.

Structure of the PhD Programme

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Description of the first year MSc by Research degree and subsequent PhD project for students starting in October 2022.

Supervisors and projects

There are wide range of different projects available
Details of supervisors and possible projects on the Hosts, Pathogens and Global Health Programme for students starting in October 2022.

How to apply

Applications for entry to the Programme in October 2022 will open on Friday 1 October 2021.

Meet our students

Find out about our talented students on the Hosts, Pathogens and Global Health PhD programme!

Why choose Edinburgh?

Edinburgh's vibrant and stimulating environment is the perfect place for your postgraduate study and research.