University of Dundee

MRC PhD Doctoral Training Programme


Recruitment for 2021 MRC DTP PhD Programme is now complete. 

There are still a number of MRC iCASE Studentships available as listed below

** Please note:  extended closing date for the following MRC iCASE Projects now 30.05.21

Applications for this round of recruitment are open to candidates who meet the following eligibility criteria –

  • Be a UK National (meeting residency requirements), or
  • Have settled status, or
  • Have pre-settled status (meeting residency requirements), or
  • Have indefinite leave to remain or enter

Further information on eligibility and residency requirements can be found in the UKRI Training Grant Terms & Conditions (found here: and accompanying guidance documentation (found here:


MRC DTP iCASE Projects:-

Title: "VASCPIPE- Optimised Flow and Access in Vascular conduits": Prof Graeme Houston and Prof Zhihong, School of Medicine.

Title "Digital healthcare solutions for drug related deaths": Prof John Dillon and Dr Andrew Radley, School of Medicine. 

Title:  "Using artificial intelligence to identify and dissect candidate conveyors of OGT-linked intellectual disability" Professor Daan van Aalten, FRSE, Dr Leeane McGurk

Title:  "Investigating redox signalling regulating angiogenic endothelial function using multicellular 3D-cell models" Dr Colin Murdoch, Dr Ki Lang, School of Medicine




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