Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Health Research

Applications are welcomed for PhD and MPhil degrees, full-time or part-time, in any of our main research areas. As a research student, you will be directly involved in the mainstream research of the Faculty. You will receive specialised research training relevant to your research topic and methodology. You will be encouraged to take part in a range of more generic courses such as teaching skills, statistical methods and computing. You will also be encouraged to attend and present lectures and posters at conferences both within the UK and overseas; recent students have attended conferences in the USA and Australia as well as mainland Europe.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold the minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in an appropriate subject. Students whose 1st language is not English require evidence of proficiency in the English language: IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent (minimum element scores apply).

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include research training modules (if appropriate) and original research and thesis.

Sponsorship information

Research councils (NWDTC).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 15,860 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 15,860 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

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