The LSI DTC is an innovative 4-year D.Phil. programme that provides comprehensive training in the application of mathematical, physical, computational and engineering science techniques to leading-edge research in the biomedical and life sciences.
Students enrolled in the programme come from a very wide range of academic backgrounds including Physics, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry and Computing.
The programme focuses on four interlinked research areas:
- Biological Physics,
- Medical Imaging and Signals,
- Bioinformatics, Evolution and Genetics,
- and Computational Biology.
The Doctoral Training Centre is a member of the Graduate Academic Programme (GAP) and fully supports the teaching and training of graduate students across divisions within the University of Oxford.
Note: In Oxford, the degree qualification commonly referred to as a Doctorate of Philosophy or Ph.D. is known as a D.Phil.