PhD students

Applications from students wishing to work flexibly or part-time are particularly encouraged

PhD applicants should have or expect to obtain a very good honours degree in Life Sciences. They should also be able to demonstrate an aptitude for experimental work and be highly committed to pursuing a career in cell and molecular biology related to cancer. The Institute has an excellent reputation and track record in training its graduate students who go on to research positions throughout the world.

Self-funded students

We will consider applications from self-funded students at anytime. Please contact your referred supervisor(s) in the first instance. Applicants will be expected to have or expect to obtain a very good honours degree in Life Sciences and must meet the University's English language requirments (http://www.gla.ac.uk/international/englishlanguagerequirements/).

Funded PhD scholarship opportunities

College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences Graduate School
Beatson Institute studentships
Clinical Research Fellowships

Paul O'Gorman Leukaemia Research Centre PhD Studentship

Paul O’Gorman Leukaemia Research Studentship

Friends of Paul O'Gorman funded PhD Studentships

Friends of Paul O'Gorman funded PhD Studentships

 Prospective PhD Project Dr Torsten Stein (Institute of Cancer Sciences)

The role of the extracellular matrix and stromal heparan-sulphate proteoglycans (HSPGs) in the regulation of growth factor-induced mammary branching and breast cancer cell growth: Prospective PhD Project