Application to Joint PhD Programme

Application to Nagasaki University – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Joint PhD Degree Programme for Global Health, please follow the guidance below when applying to the programme. For further information about how to apply, please download the Application Guidance and Supporting Documents.

  1. Preliminary Shortlisting Process
    Period for applications From 20 November 2019 to 17 January 2020
    Method Please register your information and upload the application documents to the link below for the preliminary shortlisting:
    Shortlisting method Application documents
    Enquiries LSHTM Registry:
  2. Post shortlisting, Application Process
    Application period Upon receipt of notification of being shortlisted until 17:30 (Japan Standard Time (JST)) 28 February 2020
    Application method Complete the NU Application fee payment and submit a document as a proof of payment
    Selection method Application documents and interview
    Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed during the month of March 2020. Details of the interview will be notified once determined
    Enquiries Nagasaki University School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Administrative Office

All applicants are expected to submit a research proposal for their preferred research topic chosen from the list of topics available on the following website:

Applications will be assessed on the suitability of the applicant’s research proposal against the selected collaborative Nagasaki University/LSHTM research topic. When applicants register their information on the LSHTM Portal, they will be able to select the research topics.

1.Application-Guidance PDF Download
2.Supporting Documents (Academic Transcript etc.) PDF Download