Postgraduate Open Day

Friday 8 February 2019

Postgraduate Open Day
Postgraduate Open Day
Postgraduate Open Day

Research degrees

Research student

First ever national PhD Training Programme in Antimicrobial Resistance

Declan Kohl from the University of Leeds, has been selected for the first-ever national PhD Training Programme in Antimicrobial Resistance by the Medical Research Foundation

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Research Degrees

Being a postgraduate researcher in the Faculty of Biological Sciences gives you the opportunity to become part of a vibrant research community.

Postgraduate research opportunities

We offer a broad range of PhD projects in world-leading research groups and labs, with access to facilities, training and support, providing you with the best start to a career in research and beyond.

£17 million

Astbury Centre Laboratory Investment

For world-leading biological research

Prof Alan Berry
Staff | Director of the Graduate School
"Our research postgraduates are members of the Leeds research community and through their work make a significant contribution to Faculty research. The reports on our REF submissions noted our excellent training programmes for research students."


in the UK for Research Power

2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF)

Studying with us


Guidance & support


Your career and development


How to apply

Emma Steer
Student | PhD Project funded by the British Heart Foundation
"The University is great for scientific research and the atmosphere in FBS reflects this. FBS help to ensure that post graduates are able to find friends with similar interests through the Post Grad Society or via the many of the other societies."