This project is for self-funding students only as there is no funding attached. Although it states 'Applications accepted all year round' we do encourage that the course commences either in January, April, July or September.
To apply you need to choose: Faculty of Biomedical Sciences under the ’Faculty’ section, School of Physiology and Pharmacolgy (PhD) under the ’programme choice’ section. Additionally under the ’Research Details’ section, please indicate that you are applying for a self funded project and give the project title and names of supervisors.
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