Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Doctoral Training Programme

Online Application Form

Please note we are only accepting applications from the following Research Themes:

  • Rothamsted Agriculture Food Security 
  • Molecules, Cells and Organisms
  • Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy

The deadline for DTP applications is 30th March

The application form to be completed and uploaded can be found here

Please complete the following form, on submission you will receive a confirmation email with a copy of your answers. Please note that the form cannot be saved and compulsory fields are indicated with a red star. Please contact to report any technical difficulties.

  • Research Area
  • Name of applicant and contact details
  • Name
  • Home Address
  • Correspondence Address
  • Residency Status
  • Qualifications
    Please supply details of Higher Education Institutions attended with full dates
  • Equal Oppertunities
    All details here are for anonymous reporting to BBSRC on diversity data. Applicants to the University of Nottingham are considered soley on the basis of their merits, abilities and potential, regardless of gender, ethnic or national origin, age (subject to the university regulatinos on minimum age), disability, religion, sexual orientation or any other irrelevant distiniction.
  • Gender
  • Please select if you wish to disclose this disability so we can make any necessary arrangement for you.
  • Upload section
    Please upload your application form, CV and transcript. If the combined file size is too large (over 4MB) then we will not receive it.
  • References
    Please provide us with 2 sets of referee details and personally contact your referees to request they upload your reference to the DTP website.
  • Name
  • Name
  • Additional Question


Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Doctoral Training Programme

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466946