Advanced Care Research Centre

How to apply

Listed information on how to apply to the Advanced Care Research Centre Academy PhD cohort.

Applications for the Advanced Care Research Centre 2022 doctoral cohort Dunhill Medical Trust PhD programme are now open. The call is open to candidates with home fees status only, including, for example, candidates with settled or pre-settled status.

The programme of study and research will begin in September 2022.

Integrated Study in Advanced Care PhD with Integrated Study | The University of Edinburgh

General entry requirements

We seek candidates who have (or who expected to be awarded) at least a 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent in a relevant subject. Candidates with a 2:2 honours degree (or equivalent) and sufficient relevant work experience at a suitable level may be considered.

Applications will only be considered from those prospective students who can effectively demonstrate their interest in research to address the societal challenge of care for those in later life.

Typically, candidates will already have a good understanding of the general field of their chosen research topic.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to discuss the project/s of most interest with a supervisor prior to submitting their application. The full range of project descriptions is available on the Academy website and on FindaPhD.


Submitting applications for entry in September 2022

To apply for the Dunhill Medical Trust PhD programme, please visit this website.

More information

Information about postgraduate study at the University of Edinburgh

Information about the ACRC