The BSU is an internationally recognised research unit and part of the University of Cambridge, specialising in statistical modelling with application to medical, biological or public health sciences. Details of the work carried out in the Unit appear on our Research page.
Our PhD students are registered with the University of Cambridge under the subject heading ‘Biostatistics @MRC Biostatistics’ and are subsequently assigned to the Graduate School of Life Sciences degree committee depending on the project chosen. Students belong to one of the University’s colleges and are trained at our Unit at the University Forvie Site on the Addenbrooke’s Hospital Campus in Cambridge.
More information about PhD studentships at the MRC Biostatistics Unit can be found by following the sections on the left in the PhD Opportunities page.
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