PhD Opportunities

Information about available funded PhD Positions


MSc By Research: Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Repair Programme

Our MSc by Research in Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Repair is a one-year, full-time, on-campus Masters programme structured around two laboratory-based research projects and a research proposal writing component.

The programme is based at the Institute for Regeneration and Repair (IRR), a purpose-built research environment at the heart of Edinburgh BioQuarter, with a track record in training over 180 postgraduate students.

This MSc by Research is designed to prepare you for a research career in academia or industry, whether you have recently completed an undergraduate degree or are a professional who wants to pursue a career in research. You will gain valuable transferable skills that will be beneficial in a wide range of professions.

MSc By Research: Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Repair website

PhD Opportunities

PhD Students

If you are looking to join CRM as a PhD student, keep an eye on the FindaPhD website, where all studentships will be advertised.

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Postdoctoral Research

To find a postdoc position, refer to the University of Edinburgh job search page,  where any postdoc/PDRA posts will be advertised. 

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Self Funded Applicants

We encourage inquiries and applications from self-funded basic and clinical scientists and from candidates who intend to apply for external funding all year round.

Instructions on how to apply as a self funded student

Studentships can include:

  • Stipend for 3 or 4 years
  • Tuition Fees
  • Research Training Costs
  • Conference Travel Allowance

Please contact relevant principal investigators informally to discuss potential projects and visit our funding opportunities page.

Information and contacts for principal investigators

PhD funding and finance

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