BSRC is an excellent environment in which to study for a PhD in the biomolecular sciences. In one integrated, interdisciplinary complex BSRC has research scientists from the Schools of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy, and Medicine, and some of the world’s most advanced scientific equipment.
BSRC has around sixty PhD students and welcomes around fifteen new PhD students each year from around the world. These are top-quality students who have the opportunity to engage in a cutting-edge research project with access to the most modern facilities, within a highly supportive environment. In addition, the University of St Andrews has a large range of courses in transferable skills such as science communication, managing your supervisor, ethics, intellectual property etc. Further details of these courses can be found at GRADskills Programme.
PhD studentship opportunities are advertised on the websites of the individual schools (see links below).