Application Timeline

Applications for 2023 entry are now open.

Below is a timeline of key dates during the recruitment process.

28 Nov 2022

Applications open for Expression of Interest

17 March 2023

Applications close for Expression of Interest

1 Feb 2023 Onwards*

Shortlisted applicants invited to submit full application

2 April 2023

Deadline for submitting full applications

Mid April 2023

Selected candidates invited for interview

Late April 2023


Early May 2023

Applicants informed if they have been successful or unsuccessful following interview

2 June 2023

Deadline for successful applicants to accept their offer of a place on the programme

1 October 2023

PhD Start Date

*We will send full application packs from 1st February to eligible individuals who have submitted an expression of interest. Expression of interest is kept open for an extended period to allow those who miss the 1st February to still be able to submit a full application. The earlier you submit an expression of interest, the longer you will have to work on your full application.