Are you thinking of applying for a DPhil?
Students past and present share their experiences of studying for an Oxford DPhil with the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences.
Oxford University's Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences is the UK's top ranked and largest centre for academic primary care*. We lead multidisciplinary applied research and training to rethink the way health care is delivered in general practice and across the community both in the UK and internationally.
Understanding, diagnosing and managing COVID-19.
Research for better care in the community.
A dynamic, multidisciplinary team.
Training and professional development opportunities.
Study with us
Our Scholars Programme provides one fully funded three-year DPhil scholarship each year for students wishing to study in the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences.
Our ACF scheme provides doctors with a solid basis from which to develop a clinical academic career.
The social science of innovation: this new course takes an interdisciplinary and applied approach to the challenges of implementing innovations and research discoveries in a healthcare setting.
*Judged by the UK's Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.