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University of Leicester International: – Closing Dates: The deadline for applications is 22 June 2022. The start of the project is 26 September 2022.

Great Offer! The Midlands Integrative Biosciences for Doctoral Training Partnership (MIBTP) is in collaboration with the University of Leicester to offer International Ph.D. Students the Ph.D. Study Award 2022 in the UK.

Study awards are available to highly intelligent and qualified applicants and they provide a generous support package usually including a full fee waiver, annual stipend, and research training support grant.


The University of Leicester is known around the world for its international quality, game-changing research, and outstanding and inspiring teaching. The institution has a world-class infrastructure and highly qualified professors, and it provides a vibrant and worthwhile environment in which students can prepare for their future.

The University is equipped with standard laboratories, libraries, art studios, computing centers, and other amenities to make university life pleasurable for all students. Students will receive a high-quality education, participate in student initiatives, and have access to a variety of career opportunities.

Selection Criteria:

To be eligible, the applicants must hold a UK honor degree in Pharmaceutical Science, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or other relevant subjects, with at least a high upper second class (2:1) or equivalent, and a Master’s Degree, with at least a high merit (65%) or equivalent.



The University of Leicester will cover the following study expenses in the following order:

  • Tuition fees at the UK rate
  • a tax-free stipend which for 2022/23 will be £16,062
  • a travel allowance in year 1
  • a travel/conference budget
  • a generous consumables budget
  • use of a laptop for the duration of the programme.

International students are welcome to apply but must be able to fund the difference between the UK and International fees for the duration of their studies.  The difference in fees for 2022/23 entry will be £16,404

Applicable Programs:

PhD degree program in BBSRC Midlands Integrative Bio-science Training Partnership.

Supporting Documents:

Applicants are advised to include: a CV, personal statement, degree certificates, and transcripts of study already completed and if possible transcript to date of study currently being undertaken.

Entry Procedures:

n order to apply for the opportunity s, applicants must take admission in a PhD degree programme  University of Leicester


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