An unrivalled opportunity

The HDRUK-Turing Wellcome PhD Programme provides unrivalled opportunities for people from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds who are ambitious to become future leaders in health data science.

This unique four-year programme, delivered by HDR UK and the Alan Turing Institute, is funded by Wellcome and champions scientific excellence. Successful applicants benefit from a first year of foundation work followed by a three-year thesis (see overview here) with one of our seven academic partners:

“Embedding our PhD students within an extensive cross-sector, multi-disciplinary collaborative network will enable them to address the greatest challenges in implementing health data science at scale.” – Professor Christopher Yau, PhD Programme Co-Director.