School of Pharmacy

Postgraduate Positions

Postgraduate Positions

Applications for entry in 2017 are now welcome.

DfE Studentships are now available as part of the MATCH Pioneer Research Programme administered through the School of Pharmacy for entry in 2017. The closing date for applications is January 27th 2017. Interviews for these studentships will take place on the week commencing 23rd January 2017.

 In order to find out more about individual projects, follow the link below via the project title in which you are interested. Applications must be made using the online application portal. Applicants should have a 1st or 2.1 honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. Relevant subjects include Pharmacy, Molecular Biology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Engineering or a closely related discipline. Students who have a 2.2 honours degree and a Master’s degree may also be considered, but the School reserves the right to shortlist for interview only those applicants who have demonstrated high academic attainment to date. Students are advised to apply for more than one project in their area of research interest. Candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria set out by DfE which can be found at this link:



The following projects are guaranteed to receive funding: - 

Mechanochemical Preparation of Multi-Component Pharmaceutical Materials for Enhanced Physiochemical Properties - Dr S Li and Prof G Andrews

Development of a modular multipurpose prevention technology (MPT) device for vaginal administration of multiple therapeutic agents - Prof K Malcolm and Dr P Boyd 

The application of systematic approach to End-to-End continuous manufacturing of pharmaceutical dosage forms - Dr Y Tian and Prof G Andrews