Major BBSRC training grants for Medical and Veterinary postgrads
23 September 2008
The Faculty of Medical and Veterinary Sciences has been awarded a total of £1.52 million in Doctoral Training Grants by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council.
A DTG provides funding for postgraduate research training. These awards will enable 20 students in all to be allocated four-year PhD studentships, for take-up in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
The Faculty made three bids, all of which were successful. The breakdown of studentships is as follows:
- Department of Anatomy/Department of Physiology and Pharmacology 7
- Biochemistry 8
- Clinical Veterinary Sciences 5
You can find more information on DTGs on the BBSRC website.