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Health: Disability, Ageing and Wellbeing

World leading researchers and practitioners from a range of academic disciplines within the caring and enabling professions.

In our Research Centre for Health: Disability, Ageing and Wellbeing, expertise in applied psychology, physiotherapy, nursing, and speech and language therapy addressing public health challenges including communication impairment, learning disabilities, mental health, musculoskeletal disorders, respiratory disease, substance misuse and ageing.

Check if you meet our standard university entrance requirements for research degrees. For details on applying see our applications page. You will also find it helpful to consult the fees information for potential Home/EU and Overseas students.

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Research Degree Scholarships

Self-funded Research Degree Opportunities

Unless a specific date is given, the self-funded opportunities are open throughout the year.

Submit your own idea for a Self-funded PhD

Self-funded research degree opportunities within the Faculty of Health, Psychology and Social Care are open throughout the year.

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