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Number of applicants per direct entry post for the Scientist Training Programme (2020)

Last Updated: 10th December 2020

The following data provides evidence of how many applications to every STP direct entry post, there were for each of the specialisms in 2020.

Specialism Number of applications to post
Andrology 29.0
Audiology 6.4
Cancer Genomics 49.0
Cardiac Science 21.2
Clinical Biochemistry 26.7
Clinical Bioinformatics (Genomics) 14.6
Clinical Bioinformatics (Health Informatics) 7.3
Clinical Bioinformatics (Physical Sciences) 8.5
Clinical Engineering 14.5
Clinical Immunology 56.6
Clinical Pharmaceutical Science 18.3
Critical Care Science 4.9
Gastrointestinal Physiology 6.6
Genomic Counselling 28.8
Genomics 30.1
Haematology and Transfusion Science 77.0
Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics 35.5
Medical Physics 7.6
Microbiology 69.4
Neurophysiology 33.7
Reproductive Science 30.9
Respiratory & Sleep Sciences 14.8
Urodynamic Science 7.0
Reconstructive Science 9.0
Ophthalmic and Vision Science 7.7
Vascular Science 18.9