Deadlines for PhD applications
The following table shows the deadlines associated with PhD applications from different parts of the world. Please note that this is just a summary.
|15 October||Gates Cambridge Trust||Candidates from USA|
|2 December||Gates and other Cambridge Trusts||Candidates from other countries and regions, and USA canidates currently studying in Cambridge|
|2 December||Other Cambridge Trusts||International and EU candidates already studying at Cambridge|
|9 January||Cambridge Higher Education Scholarships (CHSS); EPSRC DTG awards (internal competition)||Home and EU only|
|31 March||Computer Laboratory||Final deadline for students with full scholarships from overseas governments|
Note that the earliest closing dates are almost a year before the intended starting date. Complete applications, including references, transcripts, degree certificates and research proposals must be received by the Board of Graduate Studies within fourteen days the dates above to be considered for funding competitions. Applications for which supporting documentation is not received within two working weeks of submission will be cancelled.