Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Biomedical and Life Sciences

Applications are welcomed for PhD and MPhil degrees in any of our main areas of research. Postgraduate research students are directly involved in the mainstream research of the Faculty. In addition to receiving specialised training relevant to your research topic and methodology you will be encouraged to take part in the graduate training programme. This programme offers a range of more generic courses such as teaching skills, statistical methods, computing and languages. You will also be encouraged to attend and present lectures and posters at conferences overseas and within the UK.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in an appropriate subject. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 overall (with no less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent qualification.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by original research and thesis.

Sponsorship information

Research councils, Lancaster university and charities.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 36 months
PhD Part-time - 48 months
MPhil Full-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 593936