Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Doctoral Training Programme

iCASE Studentships

These project-based studentships are designed to provide outstanding bioscience graduates to undertake research, leading to a PhD, within the context of a mutually beneficial research collaboration between the University of Nottingham or Rothamsted Research and partner organisations.

students in lab for iCASE

You’ll spend 3-18 months on placement with your industrial partner during the course of your studies, and you’ll have access to the DTP training programme throughout.

 Applications are for individual projects and each project has a different application form and reference form to complete, the deadline for all iCASE Applications is 26th April 2018.

 You can explore the options available to you by clicking on the links below.


Available iCASE Studentships for October 2018 start


Cannabidiol regulation of learned fear: role of endocannabinoids

 Exploring complex relationships in field-based antimicrobial resistance through the application of machine learning

Identification and Characterisation of the Phage and Host Receptors in C. difficile

Characterisation of major genes (Stb)-mediated resistance to Septoria tritici blotch disease in wheat

Improving control of cattle health by developing novel data fusion and machine learning approaches to Internet of things

Sustainable bioproducts from low cost methane gas

Investigating the role of hepatocyte membrane transporters involved with drug elimination using gene editing

Bacterial back-talk Unfolding and molecular interaction studies in Staphylococcal proteins and engineering structure-informed antibiotics

Correlative cryo- single molecule fluorescence and electron microscopy of bacteria

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Doctoral Training Programme

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466946