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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. Deadline for applications for entry in October 2023 in Thursday 12 January 2023.

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

Details of supervisors and possible projects on the Hosts, Pathogens and Global Health Programme for students starting in October 2022.

How to apply

Information about the students we are looking for, funding and the application process. The application period for entry in October 2023 will close on Thursday 12 January 2023.

Meet our students

Find out about our amazing and 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.