This is a fully funded studentship open to applicants with (or who anticipate obtaining) minimum of 2:1 undergraduate degree, or minimum of 2:2 undergraduate degree and Master's degree, in biological or veterinary sciences or similar. Open to UK and eligible EU students who qualify for home-rated fees - see Residential Eligibility Guidelines on website for details. Eligible students will receive minimum annual stipend of £15,009 plus cost of living allowance whilst based at Pirbright; home-rated university registration fees will be paid. Students without English as first language must provide evidence of IELTS 6.5, no less than 6.0 in subsections.
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