Microbiology and Immunology, Ph.D. | University of Utah | Salt Lake City, United States
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Microbiology and Immunology

36 months
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About

The Microbiology and Immunology program at University of Utah covers a wide range of research topics from basic immunology and microbiology to infectious diseases (including parasite, viruses and fungi research), translational research, drug development and clinical collaboration offering plenty opportunities for collaborations and gaining expertise in different areas.

Overview

You will be spending the next few years working in the lab of your choice and this will be the stepping stone to your future success.  While you certainly want to choose a project that you are passionate about, you also want to pay attention to the lab and departmental environment. 

Traditional measurements, such as rankings and publication records will give you an idea on the overall success of a lab is, but they might be less important for your everyday happiness. 

The most important point is to find a PhD advisor who serves as a mentor, who is approachable, available when you have questions and dedicated to your project and your future success. The Microbiology and Immunology program is offered by University of Utah.

Research environment 

When looking for a PhD graduate program you should not only focus on the curriculum and potential thesis advisor, but you want to ensure that the university and department provide the environment needed to successfully complete your PhD. Apart from adequate equipment, well equipped core facilities, easy access to research journals and ways to interact with other students and faculty, you also want to take a look at the expertise of the faculty and training opportunities. 

The University of Utah offers an outstanding research environment. It has a long-standing history of research from inventing and implanting the first artificial heart, to inventing the first genetic knockout technologies. 

The University strongly supports and inspires innovation and is consistently ranked among the top universities not only for research, but also for start-up formations. The University also offers a terrific variety of core facilities with cutting-edge technologies and equipment available to all investigators, staff and students. Our division is dedicated to research and mentoring students. 

Within our division, we have 3 AAI lifetime fellows among our faculty (Peter Jensen, Brian Evavold, and Sue Ostrand-Rosenberg), students have the opportunity to apply for 3 different NIH training grants held by the Division of Microbiology and immunology and we train PhD students in obtaining F31 training grants during the course of their Graduate program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Attendance and Participation in the Department of Pathology Research in Progress
  • Ethical Implications of Racism in Science and Medicine
  • Scientific integrity and Ethics of Scientific Research
  • Biostatistics and Probability for Biosciences
  • Probability and Statistics for Biomedical Data Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The non-refundable graduate application fee is $55 for domestic applicants and $65 for international applicants. 
  • A copy of all post-secondary transcripts to the application
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume/CV
  • Test Scores, such as the GRE or GMAT

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Salt Lake City

1000 - 1730 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find PhD's scholarship opportunities for Microbiology and Immunology.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
Belgian American Educational Foundation (BAEF)
Merit-based Need-based

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Education USA
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
The Next Genius Foundation Scholarship
Merit-based

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Next Genius Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
Graduate Education Scholarships (Both Directions)
Merit-based

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American Australian Association (AAA)
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Independent provider
Grant
300000 MXN
Deadline
20 Mar 2025
CONACYT Scholarships For Doctoral Studies Abroad
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Education USA
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Independent provider
Grant
300000 HKD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowships For Overseas Studies
Merit-based Need-based

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Education USA
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Independent provider
Grant
300000 MXN
Deadline
08 May 2025
South-East Regional CONACYT Scholarships
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Education USA
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Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
Study Abroad Master/Doctoral Program Of Lotte Foundation
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Education USA
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Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
Study Abroad Graduate Scholarships Of Jeollanam
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Education USA
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40000 USD
Deadline
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Becas Fulbright - Ampliación De Estudios
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Education USA
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Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
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Education USA
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Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
13 Oct 2024
Veterans’ Fund Indigenous Scholarships
Merit-based

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American Australian Association (AAA)
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Grant
35000 USD
Deadline
31 Jan 2025
Fulbright Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Education USA
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30000 CZK
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Olomouc Region Study Scholarship
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Education USA
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30000 USD
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Education USA
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Grant
30000 USD
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International Education Center's Study Abroad Programs
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Education USA
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28000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Fulbright Program
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Education USA
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20000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
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Education USA
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20000 USD
Deadline
03 Mar 2025
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11000 USD
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10000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
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Education USA
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7750 USD
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Education USA
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6000 USD
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Tatra Banka Scholarship
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Education USA
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Grant
5000 USD
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Korean American Scholarship Foundation
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Education USA
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3000 USD
Deadline
Anytime
Belizean Student Scholarship
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Education USA
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2000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
National Scholarship Programme
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1580 EUR
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The Marietta Blau Grant
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Education USA
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Various benefits
Deadline
28 Feb 2025
Opportunity Funds Program - Belarus
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Various benefits
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Fulbright Program
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Various benefits
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Zlatko And Joyce Balokovic Scholarship Fund
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Education USA
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Various benefits
Deadline
01 Nov 2024
Fulbright-Masaryk Award
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Various benefits
Deadline
01 Feb 2025
Fulbright Award For Postgraduate Study
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Education USA
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Various benefits
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
Professional Fellows Program (PFP)
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Various benefits
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Various benefits
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The Fulbright Program
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50000 USD
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Education USA
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15000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Amberscholar Scholarship
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7000 USD
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2000 USD
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Temple University
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1000 USD
Deadline
01 Feb 2025
International Leadership Scholarship
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Various benefits
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12500 USD
Deadline
15 Dec 2024
International Peace Scholarship Fund
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The International Peace Scholarship Fund
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10000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
OAS Academic Scholarship Program
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1000 USD
Deadline
16 Dec 2024
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40000000 KRW
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
Asan Scholarship Of Asan Foundation
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Education USA
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10000 USD
Deadline
15 Sep 2024
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Education USA
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5000 USD
Deadline
15 Apr 2025
HBCU Scholarships
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United Methodist Church
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3200 USD
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United Arab Emirates Government Scholarship Programs
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Education USA
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1250 USD
Deadline
15 Oct 2024
Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship
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SHAPE America
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1000 USD
Deadline
Anytime
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The Higher Foundation
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1000 USD
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STEM Supplemental Award
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U.S. government
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500 USD
Deadline
Anytime
The Higher Foundation Grant
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The Higher Foundation
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Various benefits
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The Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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Various benefits
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General Named Endowed Scholarships
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United Methodist Church
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38000 GBP
Deadline
24 Sep 2024
Marshall Scholarships
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The Association of Commonwealth Universities
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3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
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1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
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Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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12500 USD
Deadline
15 Dec 2024
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS)
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The International Peace Scholarship Fund
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1000 USD
Deadline
10 Oct 2024
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Various benefits
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Workpuls Scholarship
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Various benefits
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31 Dec 2024
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Leopold Figl Foundation
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Various benefits
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5000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
Women Scholarship for International Students
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90000 AUD
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World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
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3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
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12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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3000 USD
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1000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
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