Lancaster University

Lancaster University


A wide variety of medical and clinically applied research projects can be undertaken with the Lancaster Medical School. We offer a range of opportunities for advanced postgraduate study with experienced supervisors in areas including: Social studies of science and technology in clinical practice; qualitative methods in health research; cellular responses to DNA damage; musculoskeletal medicine, medical ethics, and medical education.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in an appropriate subject and an interest in pursuing medical research at advanced level. Students whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language: IELTS score of at least 6.5 overall (minimum element scores apply).

Assessment methods

Assessment is by original research and thesis.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 - 36 months
MPhil Full-time October 2016 - 36 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

Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 593936