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Cambridge Biosciences BBSRC DTP

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Thanks to a grant from the BBSRC the University of Cambridge is able to host a number of funded PhD and summer studentships in the area of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology. In addition, the School of Biological Sciences (SBS) DTP has enhanced the funding on offer by creating 16 funded 4-year studentships which started in October 2020 and is offering up to a further 14 studentships from October 2021.

Available Studentships

Applications for the Cambridge SBS DTP 4-year funded PhD programme are now open.

Latest news

Jack Smith wins British Ecological Society photo competition

9 November 2021

Congratulations to BBSRC DTP student Jack Smith for winning two category prizes in the British Ecological Society photo competition. Read the article: British Ecological Society Competition

Science Direct publishes review paper by Adrian Murgoci and Professor Melinda Duer

4 November 2021

Department of Chemistry BBSRC DTP student Adrian Murgoci and his supervisor Professor Melinda Duer's paper 'Molecular conformations and dynamics in the extracellular matrix of mammalian structural tissues: Solid-state NMR spectroscopy approaches', has recently been published in the Science Directs' 'Matrix Biology journal...

BBSRC DTP Alumni makes Forbes 30 Under 30 list

26 October 2021

Congratulations to one of our Alumni Jolyon Martin who has been named in the Science and Healthcare category on Forbes list of “30 under 30 in Europe" for his work as co-founder of PetMedix Ltd, a company bringing antibody therapeutics to veterinary medicine.