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MRC WIMM Prize Studentships 2019 – Centre for Computational Biology

Posted by , on 26 October 2018

Closing Date: 15 March 2021

Are you interested in applying mathematics, statistics or deep learning/machine learning to biomedical problems? Apply now for a MRC WIMM Prize Studentship, to start in October 2019.  The studentship is fully-funded for four years, including a stipend of £18,000 p.a. and all University and College fees paid.

Applicants with a background in Physics, Mathematics, Engineering, Statistics or Computer Science are encouraged to apply. To be eligible for a full award, applicants must have no restrictions on how long they can stay in the UK and must have been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least 3 years prior to the start of the studentship. Further details about residence requirements may be obtained here.

For further information on how to apply can be found here.

All applications must be received by 12 noon (UK time) on Friday, 11 January 2019

Interviews will take place the week commencing 28 January 2019.



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