Application ratios and ethnic demographic data for the STP

Last Updated: 6th July 2021

The data published below highlights the number of applications to the programme and their ethnicity.

Competition ratios for Scientist Training Programme direct entry posts (2014 to 2021)

The Scientist Training Programme is a very popular programme and has many applications for each intake. This data shows you the number of posts available, the number of applicants per post and the competition ratio for each specialism year by year.

Ethnic demographic data for STP trainee applications

We are happy to publish our ethnic demographic data, for the trainee cohorts that entered the programme in 2019 and 2018, by specialty.