It is the responsibility of prospective students, with the help of their supervisor, to identify sources of funding to support their doctoral studies.
Possible funding sources available from the University for students applying for PhD studies see: http://www.graduate.study.cam.ac.uk/finance/fees.
A number of PhD funding schemes involve potential supervisors at the Department of Public Health and Primary Care. Schemes currently open for application for students to start in October 2019 include:
General Masters/PhD funding
Cambridge Graduate Funding Competition – deadline 5th December:
Specific 3-year PhD schemes
Cambridge MRC Doctoral Training Programme – deadline 7th December:
NIHR School for Public Health Research – deadline 16th November:
Wellcome Trust PhD programme for Clinicians – deadline 15th November
Specific 1+3 (MRes+PhD) courses
Investigators at the Department are potential supervisors on the following courses, all of which have funded places:
British Heart Foundation PhD in Cardiovascular Research (Quantitative Stream) – deadline 5th December:
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre MRes + PhD in Cancer Biology – deadline 1st December:
Wellcome Trust 4-year programme in Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease – deadline 13th December:
Wellcome Trust Mathematical Genomics and Medicine PhD – deadline 7th December:
General information about funding for PhD courses can be found using the funding search tool: https://www.student-funding.cam.ac.uk/