Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Biological Sciences

Research areas: Chromosomes and genomes; advanced molecular techniques; molecular genetics of human disease; human molecular genetics; immunogenetics; genetics and society; cancer genetics; immunology; major research areas are: functional genomics of tumour suppressor genes; telomeres and their role in cellular immortalisation; genes involved in cellular ageing; temporal and spatial structure and function of the cell nucleus; chromosome segregation and its role in male infertility; endocrine disrupting chemicals and their role in fertility and sex determination.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd Class degree or a Master's degree of a UK university (or recognised equivalent UK or overseas qualification) in a relevant subject; other qualifications considered on individual basis.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 2 years
PhD Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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