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WMS Warwick A*STAR Research Attachment Programme (ARAP)

The Warwick - A*STAR Research Attachment Programme offers fully funded 4 year PhD studentships in Molecular Cell Biology and Microbiology, with students spending 2 years at Warwick and 2 years in Singapore at an A*STAR institute.

Find out more

To learn more, head to our Eligibility, Funding, Life in Singapore and Projects & Supervisors pages .


  • British citizens.
  • EU citizens.


How it works

  • Students are jointly supervised by a Warwick and an A*STAR supervisor.
  • Pairs of supervisors in Warwick and Singapore propose joint projects with the experimental work divided between the student's time in their Warwick lab and their Singapore lab.
  • Prospective students are encouraged to approach prospective supervisors to discuss.

How to apply

Applications for October 2017 entry are now closed.

Check our website in Autumn 2017 for information about the application process for October 2018 entry.

A unique, fully-funded, super-high quality training in experimental biology - with an international adventure!

Course Director Karuna Sampath