Swansea University EPSRC PHD Scholarship 2023

  • Organisation: Swansea University
  • Duty Station: United Kingdom
  • Opportunity Type: Scholarships
  • Qualification: PhD
  • Reward: £17,668
  • Deadline:1 March 2023

The Swansea University School of Medicine hosts a world-leading research programme in drug discovery and medicinal chemistry. Medicinal chemistry plays a pivotal role in a wide range of aspects of the drug discovery and development research field, offering many opportunities for interdisciplinary research. This research project, which runs in collaboration with Cardiff University and the Rega Institute for Medical Research (Leuven, Belgium), aims to identify and develop novel antiviral agents for norovirus infections, to be used both as treatments and prophylactic options during outbreaks.



Candidates must normally hold an undergraduate degree at minimum 2.1 (or Non-UK equivalent as defined by Swansea University), or a Master’s degree with Merit (or Non-UK equivalent as defined by Swansea University) in medicinal/organic chemistry, drug discovery, or closely related discipline.

English Language requirements: If applicable – IELTS 6.5 overall (with at least 5.5 in each individual component) or Swansea recognised equivalent.


This scholarship is open to candidates of any nationality.



This scholarship covers the full cost of tuition fees and an annual stipend of £17,668.

Additional research expenses will also be available.

How to Apply

Apply in through the given steps below.

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